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

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Genus:
Anchinia Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 409.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : OECOPHORIDAE : OECOPHORINAE : OECOPHORINI

Type-species:
Tinea verrucella Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 138.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Meyrick , 1922. In: Wytsman, Genera Insect. 180: 63.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

The type-species was included by Hübner as * Verucella, an incorrect subsequent spelling.

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