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

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Genus:
Scrobipalpa Janse, 1951 . Moths S. Afr. 5 : 199.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : GELECHIINAE

Type-species:
Gelechia heliopa Lower, 1900. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 25: 417.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included SCROBIPALPA in the family GELECHIIDAE.

Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) included SCROBIPALPA in the subfamily GELECHIINAE.

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Junior name(s):
Sacrobipalpa ; Povolny, 1964: 352.
Scobipalpa ; Povolny, 1981: 365.
Scrobipalpi ; Janse, 1960: 189.


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