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

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Genus:
Nestorellus Gerasimov, 1930 . Ezheg. zool. Muz. 31 : 35.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : SYMMOCIDAE

Type-species:
Nestorellus meyricki Gerasimov, 1930. Ezheg. zool. Muz. 31: 35, pl.11 figs 3-8, pl.17 figs 1,2.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included NESTORELLUS in the family SYMMOCIDAE, treated by Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) as a subfamily of AUTOSTICHIDAE.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Nestorellus was established in the Gelechiidae Symmocinae, now Symmocidae, by Gozmany, 1957, Annls hist.-nat. Mus. natn. hung. (S.N.) 8: 344.

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