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

Genus details

Search again

Genus:
Agriocoma Zeller, 1877 . Horae Soc. ent. ross. 13 : 384.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : OECOPHORIDAE : DEPRESSARIINAE

Type-species:
Hypercallia catenella Zeller, 1877. Horae Soc. ent. ross. 13: 384, pl.5 fig.133.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included AGRIOCOMA in the subfamily OECOPHORIDAE: DEPRESSARIINAE, treated by Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) as a subfamily of ELACHISTIDAE.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Agriocoma was established to denote a subgenus of Hypercallia Stephens, 1829.


Learn more about Oecophoridae in Wikipedia

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


Submit correction/addition