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

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Genus:
Stomopteryx Heinemann, 1870 . Schmett. Dtl. Schweiz (2) 2(1) : 324.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : ANOMOLOGINAE

Type-species:
Gelechia detersella Zeller, 1847. Isis, Leipzig : 846.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

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

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

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

See also: * Stenopteryx Bodenheimer, 1930; Stomopterix Turati, 1922; * Stromopteryx Pierce & Metcalfe, 1935.

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Junior name(s):
Stenopteryx ; Bodenheimer, 1930: 174.
Stomoperix ; Turati, 1922: legend to pl.4.
Stromopteryx ; Pierce & Metcalfe, 1935: iii.


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