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

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Genus:
Apostibes Walsingham, 1907 . Ent. mon. Mag. 43 : 57.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : SCYTHRIDIDAE

Type-species:
Apostibes griseolineata Walsingham, 1907. Ent. mon. Mag. 43: 57.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included APOSTIBES in the SCYTHRIDAE, treated by Hodges, in Kristensen as XYLORYCTIDAE: SCYTHRIDINAE.

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