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

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Genus:
Ochsenheimeria Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 416.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
YPONOMEUTOIDEA : YPSOLOPHIDAE : OCHSENHEIMERIINAE

Type-species:
Tinea bubalella Hübner, 1813. Samml. eur. Schmett. 8: pl.55 fig.376 (as 276).    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1918. Novit. zool. 25: 387. [(but printed as fig. 276)]    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Ochsenheimeria was included in the Tineidae by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 150; it is placed in the Ypsolophidae by Kyrki, 1990, Nota lepid. 13: 37.

See also: Aeria Gistl, 1848.

Established as an objective replacement name for AERIA Gistl, 1848.

OCHSENHEIMERIA was included within the subfamily YPSOLOPHIDAE: OCHSENHEIMERIINAE by Dugdale et al., in Kristensen (1999).

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Junior name(s):
Aeria Gistel, 1848: x.


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