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

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Pityocona Meyrick, 1918 . Exotic Microlepid. 2 : 116.    [BHLBHL]

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Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Pityocona xeropis Meyrick, 1918. Exotic Microlepid. 2: 117.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
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Junior name(s):
Pitycona ; Clarke, 1969: 312.

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