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

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Genus:
Saridoscelis Meyrick, 1894 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1894 : 28.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
YPONOMEUTOIDEA : YPONOMEUTIDAE : SARIDOSCELINAE

Type-species:
Saridoscelis sphenias Meyrick, 1894. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 28.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Saridoscelis was included in the Plutellidae by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 197; it was placed in the Yponomeutidae by Moriuti, 1977, Fauna japon. (Yponomeutidae s. lat): 35.

SARIDOSCELIS was included within the subfamily YPONOMEUTIDAE: SARIDOSCELINAE by Dugdale et al., in Kristensen (1999).

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