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

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Ornativalva Gozmany, 1955 . Annls hist.-nat. Mus. natn. hung. (S.N.) 6 : 308-309 [key], 310.

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Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Gelechia plutelliformis Staudinger, 1859. Stett. ent. Ztg 20: 239.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Nye & Fletcher (1991) included ORNATIVALVA in the family GELECHIIDAE.

Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) included ORNATIVALVA in the subfamily GELECHIINAE.

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Junior name(s):
Orantivalva ; Li, 1994: 77.

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