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

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Genus:
Oiketicus Guilding, 1827 . Trans. linn. Soc. Lond. (2) (Zool.) 15(2) : 373.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : PSYCHIDAE : OIKETICINAE

Type-species:
Oiketicus kirbyi Guilding, 1827. Trans. linn. Soc. Lond. 15(2): 374, pls 6, 7.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

See also: Oeceticus Harris, 1841; * Oeketicus Pagenstecher, 1909.

OIKETICUS was included within the subfamily PSYCHIDAE: OIKETICINAE by Davis & Robinson, in Kristensen (1999).

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Junior name(s):
Oeceticus ; Harris, 1841: 298.
Oeketicus ; Pagenstecker, 1909: 434.


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