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

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Genus:
Argyresthia Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 422.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
YPONOMEUTOIDEA : ARGYRESTHIIDAE

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

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Busck , 1907. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 32: 5.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

See also: Argyrosetia Stephens, 1829; Ismene Stephens, 1834

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

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Junior name(s):
Argyrosetia Stephens, 1829: 205.
Argyrosetia Stephens, 1829: 49.
Argyrosetia Stephens, 1834: 251.


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