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

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Genus:
Syringopais Hering, 1919 . Dt. ent. Z. Iris 32 : 129.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : SYRINGOPAIDAE

Type-species:
Oecophora temperatella Lederer, 1855. Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 5: 230, pl.5 fig.8.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included SYRINGOPAIS in the subfamily GELCHIIDAE.

Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) designated SYRINGOPAIS as the type-genus of the new subfamily OECOPHORIDAE: OECOPHORINAE.

Learn more about Syringopaidae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to SYRINGOPAIS and included species.


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