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

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Genus:
Archinemapogon Zagulajev, 1962 . Russk. Zool. Zh. 41 : 1041, 1047.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : TINEIDAE : NEMAPOGONINAE

Type-species:
Tinea laterella Thunberg, 1794. Diss. ent. sistens Insecta Suecica : 94, fig.13.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Archinemapogon Zagulyaev, 1962 was treated as an invalid genus by Niculescu, 1979, SHILAP (Sociedad Hispano-Luso-Americana de Lepidopterologia) Revista de Lepidopterologia 7 (2) : 113. All species were transferred to Nemapogon.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Tinea laterella Thunberg, 1794, is a junior primary homonym of Tinea laterella [Denis & Schifferm├╝ller], 1775, Ank├╝ndung syst. Werkes Schmett. Wienergegend: 137. The objective replacement name is Archinemapogon yildizae Kocak, 1981, Priamus 1: 15.

Robinson (2001) included 5 species in the genus.

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