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

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Genus:
Sesommata Davis, 1986 . Smithson. Contr. Zool. 434 : 66 [key], 67.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PALAEPHATOIDEA : PALAEPHATIDAE

Type-species:
Tinea platysaris Meyrick, 1931. Ann. Mus. nac. Hist. Nat. B. Aires 36: 411.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included SESOMMATA Davis, 1986 in the PALAEPHATIDAE.

Robinson (2001) included SESOMMATA Davis, 1986 in the PALAEOSETIDAE : PALAEOSETINAE.

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