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

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Genus:
Schiffermuelleria Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 421.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : OECOPHORIDAE : OECOPHORINAE : OECOPHORINI

Type-species:
Phalaena schaefferella Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 541.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Meyrick , 1915. Trans. N.Z. Inst. 47: 211.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Schiffermuelleria was proposed by Hübner as Code (Edn 3), Article 32(C)(vi), that must be corrected to Schiffermuelleria under Article 32(d)(i).

See also: Disqueia Spuler, 1910.

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Junior name(s):
Disqueia Spuler, 1910: 348.


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