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

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Genus:
Psamathocrita Meyrick, 1925 , in Wytsman. Genera Insect. 184 : 15 [key], 40.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : ANOMOLOGINAE

Type-species:
Gelechia osseella Stainton, 1860. Entomologists Annual 1861: 87.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

See also: * Psalmathocrita Pierce & Metcalfe, 1935; Psammathocrita Gaede, 1937.

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Junior name(s):
Psalmathocrita ; Pierce & Metcalfe, 1935: 4, 5.
Psammathocrita ; Gaede, 1937: 42.


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