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

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Genus:
Ptyssoptera Turner, 1933 . Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 57 : 181.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PALAEPHATOIDEA : PALAEPHATIDAE

Type-species:
Tinea phaeochrysa Turner, 1926. Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 50: 153.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
According to Robinson (pers. com.) PTYSSOPTERA Turner, 1933 belongs in the PALAEPHATIDAE.

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