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

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Genus:
Ancylometis Meyrick, 1887 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1887 : 276.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : OECOPHORIDAE : OECOPHORINAE : OECOPHORINI

Type-species:
Ancylometis trigonodes Meyrick, 1887. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 277.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Fletcher , 1929. Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.), 11: 14.

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

Notes:
Learn more about Oecophoridae in Wikipedia.

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