Butterflies and Moths of the World
Generic Names and their Type-species
Anthophila Haworth, 1811
CHOREUTOIDEA : CHOREUTIDAE : CHOREUTINAE
by subsequent designation by
Mem. Dep. Agric. India
Type(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-
P. fabriciana was emended unjustifiably to Anthophila fabricii Haworth,1811, ibidem: 471.
See also Simaethis Leach, 1815.
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-
The type-species was established in the then subgenus Tortrix Linnaeus, 1758.
P.fabriciana was emended unjustifiably to Anthophila fabricii Haworth, 1811, ibidem: 471.
Anthophila was included in the "Glyphipterygidae" by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 16; it was included in the Glyphipterigidae Choreutinae, now Choreutidae, by Bradley, 1972, in Kloet & Hincks, Handbks Ident. Br. Insects 11 (2): 11.
See also: * Antophila Bleszy* Anski & Razowski & Zukowski, 1965
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Antophila ; Bleszynski, Razowski & Zukowski, 1965: 413.