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

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Genus:
Phyllocnistis Zeller, 1848 . Linn. ent. 3 : 250 [key], 264.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GRACILLARIOIDEA : GRACILLARIIDAE : PHYLLOCNISTINAE

Type-species:
Phyllocnistis suffusella Zeller, 1848. Linn. ent. 3: 266, figs 31-34.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1918. Novit. zool. 25: 387.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Learn more about Gracillariidae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to PHYLLOCNISTIS and included species.


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