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

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Genus:
Proterocosma Meyrick, 1886 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1886 : 293.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : COSMOPTERIGIDAE

Type-species:
Proterocosma triplanetis Meyrick, 1886. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 293.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Walsingham & Durrant , 1906. Ent. mon. Mag. 42: 197.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Learn more about Cosmopterigidae in Wikipedia.

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


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