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

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Genus:
Oxyptilus Zeller, 1841 . Isis, Leipzig 1841 : 765.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PTEROPHOROIDEA : PTEROPHORIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Pterophorus pilosellae Zeller, 1841. Isis, Leipzig : 789, pl.4 fig.27.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Tutt , 1905. Entomologists Rec. J. Var. 17: 35.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Oxyptilus was established as a subgenus of Pterophorus Schaeffer, 1766.

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