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

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Oedematopoda Zeller, 1852 . Lepid. Microptera : 96.

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Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

Eretmocera princeps Zeller, 1852. Lepid. Microptera : 96.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

OEDEMATOPODA was established to denote a subgenus of ERETMOCERA Zeller, 1852. Zeller's Lepid. Microptera, ... : 1-120, was published separately in advance of its publication in 1854, K. VetenskAkad. Handl. 1852: 1-120.

OEDEMATOPODA was included in the "Schreckensteiniadae" by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 151; it was transferred to the STATHMOPODIDAE by Kasy, 1976, Annln naturh. Mus. Wien 80: 425.

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