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

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Genus:
Bruandia Tutt, 1900 . Entomologists Rec. J. Var. 12 : 20.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : PSYCHIDAE : PSYCHINAE

Type-species:
Psyche reticulatella Bruand, 1853. Mem. Soc. Emul. Doubs (2), 3: 88, pl.2 fig.63.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Braund attributed the authorship of P. reticulatella to Mann.

A junior homonym of Bruandia Desmarest, 1857, in Chenu, Encycl. Hist. nat. (Papillons nocturnes): 37, - Lepid., Psychidae. There is no objective replacement name.

Treated as a valid genus in the subfamily Psychidae : Psychinae by Davis & Robinson in Kristensen (1999).

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