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

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Genus:
Argyrotaenia Stephens, 1852 . List Spec. Br. Anim. Colln Br. Mus. 10 : 67.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TORTRICOIDEA : TORTRICIDAE : TORTRICINAE : ARCHIPINI

Type-species:
Tortrix politana Haworth, 1811. Lepid. Br. : 465.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Fernald , 1908. Genera Tortricidae Types : 36, 58. [(a junior primary homonym)]

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

Notes:
For a list of junior names (including subjective synonyms) where they exist and a link to all included species, references, and type specimen data see T@RTS: Online World Catalogue of the Tortricidae (Ver. 2.0) by Gilligan, T. M., J. Baixeras, J. W. Brown & K. R. Tuck. 2012.

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Junior name(s):
Argyrothaenia Diakonoff, 1939: 190.


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