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

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Genus:
Oidaematophorus Wallengren, 1862 . K. svenska VetenskAkad. Handl. (n.f.) 3(7) : 19.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PTEROPHOROIDEA : PTEROPHORIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Alucita lithodactyla Treitschke, 1833. In: Ochsenheimer, Schmett. Eur. 9(2): 245.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: Oedematophorus Zeller, 1867.

Oidaematophorus Wallengren was designated as a valid genus and brought out of synonymy by Gielis, 1991, Zoologische Verhandelingen (Leiden) (No. 269) : 65.

Oidaematophorus Wallengren, 1862, is a senior synoynm of Leioptilus Wallengren, 1862; Gibeaux & Picard, 1992, Entomologica Gallica 3 (3) : 113.

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Junior name(s):
Oedematophorus ; Zeller, 1867: 331.


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