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

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Genus:
Syncerastis Meyrick, 1931 . An. Mus. nac. Hist. nat. B. Aires 36 : 410.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
YPONOMEUTOIDEA : YPONOMEUTIDAE : YPONOMEUTINAE

Type-species:
Syncerastis ptisanopa Meyrick, 1931. Ann. Mus. nac. Hist. Nat. B. Aires 36: 410.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Syncerastis was established in the Tineidae; it was transferred to the Yponomeutidae by Heppner, 1984, Atlas neotrop. Lepid. 2 (Checklist 1): xvi.

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