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

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Genus:
Anaxyrina Meyrick, 1918 . Exotic Microlepid. 2 : 98.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : LECITHOCERIDAE

Type-species:
Anaxyrina cyanopa Meyrick, 1918. Exotic Microlepid. 2: 99.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Anaxyrina was included in the "Gelechiadae" by Fletcher, 1929 Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 14; it was transferred to the Timyridae, now Leichoceridae, by Clarke, 1955, Cat. Type Specimens Microlepid. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. descr. E. Meyrick 1: 20.


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