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

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Genus:
Kessleria Novickij, 1864 . Microlepid. species novae : 12.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
YPONOMEUTOIDEA : YPONOMEUTIDAE : YPONOMEUTINAE

Type-species:
Kessleria zimmermannii Novickij, 1864. Microlepid. species novae : 13, pl.-fig.3.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Hofmannia Wocke & Heineman, [1876] 1877 was brought out of synonymy and downgraded to denote a subgenus of Kessleria Nowicki, 1864 (brought out of synonymy, p.8) by Huemer & Tarmann, 1991, Mitteilungen Muenchener Entomologischen Gesellschaft 81 : 11.

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