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

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Genus:
Antequera Clarke, 1941 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 90 : 270.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : COSMOPTERIGIDAE

Type-species:
Semioscopis acertella Busck, 1913. J. Ent. Zool. 5: 100.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included ANTEQUERA in the family COSMOPTERIGIDAE.

Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) included ANTEQUERA in the subfamily ANTEQUERINAE.

Antequera Clarke, 1941 was designated as the type-genus for the new subfamily Antequerinae of the Cosmopterigidae, Hodges, 1978, The moths of America north of Mexico including Greenland, p. 17.


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