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

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Genus:
Nanodacna Clarke, 1964 . Proc. biol. Soc. Wash. 77 : 125.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : ELACHISTIDAE : AGONOXENINAE

Type-species:
Nanodacna ancora Clarke, 1964. Proc. biol. Soc. Wash. 77: 126.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included NANODACNA in the family AGONOXENIDAE, treated by Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) as a subfamily of ELACHISTIDAE.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Nanodacna was established in the Blastodacnidae, here included within the Agonoxenidae.

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