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

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Genus:
Tegeticula Zeller, 1873 . Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 23 : 232.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ADELOIDEA : PRODOXIDAE : PRODOXINAE

Type-species:
Tegeticula alba Zeller, 1873. Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 23: 232.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
The superfamily INCURVARIIOIDEA is treated as ADELOIDEA in Prodoxidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Promiba ; Kirby, 1874: 380, 494 (Index).
Pronuba Riley, 1872: 444.
Valentinia Coolidge, 1909: 112.


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