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

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Genus:
Napecoetes Turner, 1913 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 38 : 218.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
YPONOMEUTOIDEA : PLUTELLIDAE

Type-species:
Napecoetes crossospila Turner, 1913. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 38: 219.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Napecoetes was included in the "Glyphipterygidae" by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 145; it was transferred to the Plutellidae by Heppner, 1982, Jl N.Y. ent. Soc. 89: 261.

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