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

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Phrealcia Chrétien, 1900 . Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 1900 : 90.    [BHLBHL]

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Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

Cerostoma brevipalpella Chrétien, 1900. Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. : 90.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Phrealcia was established to denote a subgenus of Cerostoma Latreille, 1802. Phrealcia was included in the Yponomeutidae by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 174; it was included in the Plutellinae by Leraut, 1980, Liste syst. syn. Lépid. Fr. Belg. Corse: 84; and placed in the Ypsolophidae by Kyrki, 1990, Nota lepid. 13: 37.

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