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

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Psecadioides Butler, 1881 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1881 : 593.    [BHLBHL]

Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : TINEIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Psecadioides aspersus Butler, 1881. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 593.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Psecadioides Butler, 1881 is a valid genus, revalidated by Inoue, Sugi, Kuroko, Moriuti & Kawabe, 1982, Moths of Japan. Vol. 2. (Plates and synonymic catalogue) : 186.

Robinson (2001) included the type-species of LUFFIODES Matsumura, 1931, apicalis Matsumura, 1931, as a junior synonym of aspersus Butler, 1881, placed in the genus PSECADIOIDES Butler, 1881.

Robinson (2001) included a single species in the genus.

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