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

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Genus:
Nematocentropus Hwang, 1965 . Acta zool. sin. 2 : 33, 36.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NEOPSEUSTOIDEA : NEOPSEUSTIDAE

Type-species:
Nematocentropus ameiensis Hwang, 1965. Acta zool. sin. 2: 33, 36, figs 1-12.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Nematocentropus was established in the Mnesarchaeidae; it was included in the Neopseustidae by K├╝ppers & Speidel, 1980, Atalanta, M├╝nnerstadt 11: 56; and this placement was confirmed by Davis, 1986, Proc. ent. Soc. Wash. 88: 391.

NEMATOCENTROPUS was included within the family NEOPSEUSTIDAE by Kristensen (1999).

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