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

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Genus:
Denisia Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 420.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : OECOPHORIDAE : OECOPHORINAE : OECOPHORINI

Type-species:
Phalaena stipella Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 539.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Meyrick , 1922. In: Wytsman, Genera Insect. 180: 37.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Learn more about Oecophoridae in Wikipedia.

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


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