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

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Genus:
Scaeosopha Meyrick, 1914 . Exotic Microlepid. 1 : 254.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : COSMOPTERIGIDAE

Type-species:
Scaeosopha percnaula Meyrick, 1914. Exotic Microlepid. 1: 254.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included SCAEOSOPHA in the family COSMOPTERIGIDAE.

Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) included SCAEOSOPHA in the subfamily COSMOPTERIGINAE.

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