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

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Genus:
Tanaoctena Turner, 1913 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 38 : 204.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
YPONOMEUTOIDEA : YPONOMEUTIDAE : YPONOMEUTINAE

Type-species:
Tanaoctena ooptila Turner, 1913. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 38: 205.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

See also: Tanaoctenota Meyrick, 1918.

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Junior name(s):
Tanaoctenota Meyrick, 1918: 188.


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