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

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Genus:
Stibaromacha Meyrick, 1928 . Bull. Hill Mus. Witley 2 : 235.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : SYMMOCIDAE

Type-species:
Gelechia ratella Herrich-Schäffer, 1854. Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 5: 211. [; 1851, Syst. Bearbeitung Schmett. Eur. 5: pl.59 figs 427, 428 (legend non-binominal)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included STIBAROMACHA in the family SYMMOCIDAE, treated by Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) as a subfamily of AUTOSTICHIDAE.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Stibaromacha was included in the "Gelechiadae" by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 244; in the Gelechiidae Lecithocerinae by Le Marchand, 1947, Revue fr. Lépidot. 11: 153; and in the Symmocidae by Gozmany, 1963, Acta zool. hung 9: 76.

See also: * Sibaromacha Lhomme, [1948].

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Junior name(s):
Sibaromacha ; Lhomme, 1948: 670.


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