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

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Genus:
Ardozyga Lower, 1902 . Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 26 : 244.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : OECOPHORIDAE ?

Type-species:
Ardozyga tetralychna Lower, 1902. Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 26: 244.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Meyrick , 1922. In: Wytsman, Genera Insect. 180: 41.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Ardozyga was included in the Oecophoridae by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 21; it was placed in the Gelechiidae as a junior subjective synonym of Protolechia Meyrick, 1903, by Turner, 1933, Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 58: 83.

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