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

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Genus:
Pexicopia Common, 1958 . Aust. J. Zool. 6 : 271 [key], 278.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : PEXICOPIINAE

Type-species:
Gelechia desmanthes Lower, 1898. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 23: 51.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

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

Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) included PEXICOPIA in the subfamily PEXICOPINAE.

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