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

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Genus:
Pseudotelphusa Janse, 1958 . Moths S. Afr. 6 : 68.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : GELECHIINAE

Type-species:
Telphusa probata Meyrick, 1909. Ann. Transv. Mus. 2: 11, pl.4 fig.4.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Pseudotelphusa Janse, 1958 was replaced by Klaussattleria Capuse, 1968, this was an unnecessary replacement name; Sattler, 1982, Entomologists Gazette 33 (1) : 16.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Pseudotelphusa Janse, 1958, is not a junior homonym of * Pseudotelphusa Marshall, 1873, Nomencl. zool.: 418, which is an incorrect subsequent spelling of Pseudothelphusa Saussure, 1857, Revue Mag. Zool. (2) 9: 305, - Crustacea.

See also: Klaussattleria Capuse, 1968; Sattleria

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Junior name(s):
Klaussatleria ; Cápuse, 1968: 80.
Klaussattleria Cápuse, 1968: 80.
Sattleria Cápuse, 1968: 18.


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