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

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Genus:
Pectinivalva Scoble, 1983 . Monogr. Transv. Mus. 2 : 11 [key], 12.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NEPTICULOIDEA : NEPTICULIDAE : PECTINIVALVINAE

Type-species:
Pectinivalva commoni Scoble, 1983. Monogr. Transv. Mus. 2: 13, figs 10, 51, 103.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Pectinivalva was designated the type-genus for the new subfamily Pectinivalvinae (Nepticulidae), by Scoble, 1983, Transvaal Museum Monograph (2) : 12.

Pectinivalva was treated in the Nepticulidae, Pectinivalvinae in Nye and Fletcher 1991, 6 : 228.

PECTINIVALVA was included within the subfamily NEPTICULIDAE: PECTINIVALVINAE by Davis, in Kristensen (1999).

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