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

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Genus:
Swammerdamia Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 425.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
YPONOMEUTOIDEA : YPONOMEUTIDAE : YPONOMEUTINAE

Type-species:
Swammerdamia heroldella Hübner, 1825. Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 425.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Walsingham & Durrant , 1909. Ent. mon. Mag. 45: 155.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

S. heroldella was established unnecessarily as an objective replacement name for Tinea caesiella Hübner, 1796, Samml. eur. Schmett 8: 64, pl.25 fig.172.

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Junior name(s):
Swammerdammia ; Dugdale, Kristensen, Robinson & Scoble, 1999: 122.


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