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

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Genus:
Aristotelia Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 424.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Tinea decurtella Hübner, 1813. Samml. eur. Schmett. 8: pl.45 fig.311.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included ARISTOTELIA in the family GELECHIIDAE.

Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) included ARISTOTELIA in the subfamily GELECHIINAE.

Aristotelia Hübner, 1825 was referred to the Gelechiinae from Aristoteliinae (within the Gelechiidae) by Kuznetzov & Stekolnikov, 1984, Trudy Zoologicheskogo Instituta Akademii Nauk SSSR 122 : 61.

Aristotelia was treated in the Gelechiidae in Nye and Fletcher, 1991 Generic Names Moths World, 6 : 32.


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Junior name(s):
Ergastis ; Sand, 1879: 174.
Ergatis Heinemann, 1870: 295.


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