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

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Genus:
Tecmerium Walsingham, 1907 . Ent. mon. Mag. 43 : 215.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : BLASTOBASIDAE

Type-species:
Blastobasis anthophaga Staudinger, 1870. Berl. ent. Z. 14: 319.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included TECMERIUM in the family BLASTOBASIDAE, treated by Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) as a subfamily of COLEOPHORIDAE.

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