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

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Genus:
Phaeosaces Meyrick, 1885 . N.Z. J. Sci. Dunedin 2 : 591.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : OECOPHORIDAE : OECOPHORINAE : OECOPHORINI

Type-species:
Phaeosaces apocrypta Meyrick, 1885. N.Z. J. Sci. Dunedin 2: 591.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Meyrick , 1915. Trans. N.Z. Inst. 47: 220.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Phaeosaces was made nomenclaturally available when it was published in a report on a paper read at a meeting. The paper was later published in full and Phaeosaces again proposed by Meyrick, 1866, Trans. N.Z. Inst. 18: 171.

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