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

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Genus:
Eumasia Chrétien, 1904 . Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 1904 : 120.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : PSYCHIDAE : PSYCHINAE

Type-species:
Coleophora parietariella Heydenreich, 1851. Lepid. Eur. Cat. meth. (Syst. Verz. eur. Schmett.), : 131. [Herrich-Schäffer, 1851, Syst. Bearbeitung Schmett. Eur. 5: pl.39 fig.268 (legend non-binominal)]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(but cited as parietariella Herrich-Schäffer)]

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Heydenreich, 1851, referred to Herrich-Schäffer's non-Coleophora parietariella to figure 268, before the relevant part of Herrich-Schäffer's text was published in 1854, ibidem 5: 74, where the binomen Tinea parietariella was proposed for figure 268.

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Junior name(s):
Kruegeria Müller-Rutz, 1920: 347.


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