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

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Phragmacossia Schawerda, 1924 . Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 73 : [161].

Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : COSSIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Phragmataecia reticulata P√ľngeler, 1900. Dt. ent. Z. 13: 115, pl.4, fig.2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Gaede , 1933. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 2(Suppl.): 245.

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.S.R.]: [Turkmeniya, Mary] Merw, (? Depository)..

Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

In the original combination of the type-species, the generic name was published as * Phragmatoecia, an incorrect subsequent spelling of Phragmataecia Newman, 1850.

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