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

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Genus:
Petula Clarke, 1971 . Smithson. Contr. Zool. 56 : 194.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : TINEIDAE : ERECHTHIINAE

Type-species:
Petula phalarata Clarke, 1971. Smithson. Contr. Zool. 56: 194, text-figs 150, 151, pl.24 fig.g, pl.25 figs g, h.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Robinson (2001) included a single species in the genus.

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