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

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Genus:
Opacopsis Povolny, 1964 . Cas. csl. Spol. ent. 61 : 344.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Gelechia (Brachmia) artemisie Herrich-Schäffer, 1839. Isis, Leipzig : 201. [Type species is - var. inustella]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Opacopsis Povolny, 1964 was established to denote a subgenus of Ephysteris Meyrick, 1908 and was raised to generic level by Povolny, 1989 Reichenbachia 26 (2) : 164.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Opacopsis was established to denote a subgenus of Ephysteris Meyrick, 1908.

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