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

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Genus:
Paracapperia Bigot & Picard, 1986 . Alexanor. Paris 14(6)(Suppl.) : 23.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PTEROPHOROIDEA : PTEROPHORIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Oxyptilus anatolicus Caradja, 1920. Dt. ent. Z. Iris 34: 79.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
? by original designation/monotypy .

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

Notes:
Originally described as a subgenus of CAPPERIA Tutt, 1905.

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