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

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Schoenobius Duponchel, 1836 , in Godart & Duponchel. Hist. nat. Lépid. Papillons Fr. 10 : 8 [footnote], 22.    [BHLBHL]

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Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

Tinea gigantella Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 135.

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(but cited as gigantellus, a mandatory emendation)]

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

(but cited as gigantellus, a mandatory emendation). The citation by Duponchel is acceptable as a type-species designation as it is contained in the continuation of a layout in which Duponchel stated, in the same work 7 (2): 102, that the species so cited were the types of genera.

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Junior name(s):
Erioproctus Zeller, 1839: 169.

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