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

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Genus:
Peleopoda Zeller, 1877 . Horae Soc. ent. ross. 13 : 385.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : OECOPHORIDAE : OECOPHORINAE : OECOPHORINI

Type-species:
Peleopoda lobitarsis Zeller, 1877. Horae Soc. ent. ross. 13: 386, pl.5 fig.134.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Peleopoda was included in the "Cryptophasidae" by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 167; it is placed in the OECOPHORIDAE by Duckworth, 1970, Smithson. Contr. Zool. 48: 3.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) included PELEOPODA in the subfamily OECOPHORIDAE : OECOPHORINAE.

Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) included PELEOPODA in the PELEOPODIDAE.

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