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

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Genus:
Agriophara Rosenstock, 1885 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 16 : 439.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : XYLORYCTIDAE

Type-species:
Agriophara cinerosa Rosenstock, 1885. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5), 16: 439.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Meyrick , 1915. Trans. Proc. N.Z. Inst. 47: 221.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included AGRIOPHARA in the subfamily OECOPHORIDAE: XYLORYCTINAE, treated by Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) as a subfamily of XYLORYCTIDAE.

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