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

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Genus:
Stereosticha Meyrick, 1913 . Exotic Microlepid. 1 : 83.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : STATHMOPODIDAE

Type-species:
Stereosticha pilulata Meyrick, 1913. Exotic Microlepid. 1: 83.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

STEREOSTICHA was included in the "Schreckensteiniadae" by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 210; it is transferred to the STATHMOPODIDAE on the advice of the late J. Kyrki of Finland.

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