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

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Genus:
Phaeoses Forbes, 1922 . Ent. News 33 : 98.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : TINEIDAE : HIEROXESTINAE

Type-species:
Phaeoses sabinella Forbes, 1922. Ent. News 33: 100.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Phaeoses was included in the "Lyonetiadae" by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 170; it was transferred to the Tineidae by Davis, 1978, Smithson. Contrib. Zool. 282: 1.

PHAEOSES was included within the subfamily TINEIDAE: HIEROXESTINAE by Davis & Robinson, in Kristensen (1999).

Robinson (2001) included 14 species in the genus.

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