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

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Genus:
Philedone Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 389.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TORTRICOIDEA : TORTRICIDAE : TORTRICINAE : ARCHIPINI

Type-species:
Tortrix gerningana Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 318.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Westwood , 1840. Introd. mod. Classif. Insects 2(Synopsis Genera Br. Insects): 107. [(but cited as * gerningiana Fabricius, an incorrect subsequent spelling, and an incorrect authorship)]    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
For a list of junior names (including subjective synonyms) where they exist and a link to all included species, references, and type specimen data see T@RTS: Online World Catalogue of the Tortricidae (Ver. 2.0) by Gilligan, T. M., J. Baixeras, J. W. Brown & K. R. Tuck. 2012.

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