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

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Genus:
Sabatinca Walker, 1863 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (28) : 511.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
MICROPTERIGOIDEA : MICROPTERIGIDAE

Type-species:
Sabatinca incongruella Walker, 1863. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 511.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Palaeomicra Meyrick, 1886 and Micropardalis Meyrick, 1912 were both established to denote subgenera of Sabatinca Walker, 1863 and were both raised to generic level by Minet, 1985, Nouvelle Revue D'Entomologie 2 (3) : 29.

SABATINCA was included within the family MICROPTERIGIDAE by Kristensen (1999).

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