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

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Genus:
Pityocona Meyrick, 1918 . Exotic Microlepid. 2 : 116.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Pityocona xeropis Meyrick, 1918. Exotic Microlepid. 2: 117.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page.

Notes:
Learn more about Gelechiidae in Wikipedia.

Junior name(s):
Pitycona ; Clarke, 1969: 312.


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