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

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Genus:
Pseudurgis Meyrick, 1908 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1908 : 741.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
Superfamily unassigned : Family unassigned

Type-species:
Pseudurgis tectonica Meyrick, 1908. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 741.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) SOUTH AFRICA: Transvaal, Pretoria, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) and Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Pseudurgis was included in the Tineidae by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 190; it was transferred to the Limacodidae by Gozmany & Vari, 1973, Transv. Mus. Mem. 18: 189; and transferred to the Cossidae by Robinson, 1982, in Fletcher & Nye 4: 137.

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