Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Isocorypha Dietz, 1905 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 31 : 23 [key], 42.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : TINEIDAE : MEESSIINAE

Type-species:
Incurvaria mediostriatella Clemens, 1865. Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 5: 147.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Isocorypha was included in the Incurvariidae by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 119; and in the Tineidae by Davis, 1983, in Hodges et al., Check List Lepid. Am. N. of Mexico: 5.

See also: * Socorypha Busck, 1910.

Robinson (2001) included 3 species in the genus.

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Junior name(s):
Socorypha ; Busck, 1910: 185.


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