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

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Genus:
Sorhagenia Spuler, 1910 , in Hoffmann. Schmett. Eur. 2 : 384.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : COSMOPTERIGIDAE

Type-species:
Elachista rhamniella Zeller, 1839. Isis, Leipzig : 211.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included SORHAGENIA in the family COSMOPTERIGIDAE.

Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) included SORHAGENIA in the subfamily CHRYSOPELEIINAE.

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