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

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Genus:
Pseudethmia Clarke, 1950 . J. Wash. Acad. Sci. 40 : 163.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : ELACHISTIDAE : ETHMIINAE

Type-species:
Pseudethmia protuberans Clarke, 1950. J. Wash. Acad. Sci. 40: 163, figs 3-3d.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included PSEUDETHMIA in the family ETHMIIDAE, treated by Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) as a subfamily of ELACHISTIDAE.

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