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

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Genus:
Onebala Walker, 1864 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (29) : 792.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : LECITHOCERIDAE

Type-species:
Onebala blandiella Walker, 1864. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 792.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Onebala Walker 1864 was treated as a valid genus and brought out of synonymy and referred to the Lecithocerinae (Lecithoceridae) from the Gelechiidae by Hodges, 1986, The moths of America north of Mexico including Greenland. Fascicle 7.1 Gelechioidea : Gelechiidae (part) : Dichomeridinae, p. 122.

Onebala was treated in the Gelechiidae in Nye and Fletcher 1991, 6 : 211.

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