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

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Genus:
Palumbina Rondani, 1876 . Boll. Soc. ent. ital. 8 : 22.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Palumbina terebintella Rondani, 1876. Boll. Soc. ent. ital. 8: 23.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included PALUMBINA in the family GELECHIIDAE.

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

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Palumbina was established in the Gracillariidae; it was transferred to the Gelechiidae by Sattler, 1982, Entomologist's Gaz. 33: 25.

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