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

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Genus:
Sphenarches Meyrick, 1886 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1886 : 6 [key], 8.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PTEROPHOROIDEA : PTEROPHORIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Sphenarches synophrys Meyrick, 1886. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 17.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: * Sphenarctes Carus, 1887.

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Junior name(s):
Sphenarctes ; Carus, 1887: 113.


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