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

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Genus:
Achoria Meyrick, 1904 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 29 : 257 [key], 405.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : LECITHOCERIDAE

Type-species:
Achoria inopina Meyrick, 1904. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 29: 405.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

ACHORIA was included in the "Gelechiadae" by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 2; it was transferred to the LECITHOCERIDAE by Sattler, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28: 164.

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