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

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Genus:
Lucyna Clarke, 1978 . Smithson. Contr. Zool. 273 : 3 [key], 45.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : OECOPHORIDAE : DEPRESSARIINAE

Type-species:
Cryptolechia fenestella Zeller, 1874. Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 24: 439, pl.12 fig.9.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included LUCYNA in the subfamily OECOPHORIDAE: DEPRESSARIINAE, treated by Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) as a subfamily of ELACHISTIDAE.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Lucyna was established in the Oecophoridae; it was placed in the Oecophoridae Depressariinae by Becker, 1984, in Heppner, Atlas neotrop. Lepid. 2 (Checklist 1): 29.

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