Butterflies and Moths of the World
Generic Names and their Type-species
Scardia Treitschke, 1830
, in Ochsenheimer.
8 : 291.
TINEOIDEA : TINEIDAE : SCARDIINAE
by subsequent designation by
Proc. U.S. natn. Mus.
Type status unknown Country unknown: Locality unknown, Depository unknown..
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-
P. boleti is an unjustified emendation of Tinea boletella Fabricius, 1794, Ent. Syst. 3 (2): 287. Unavailable designation of type-species: Tinea guttella Fabricius, 1781, a nominal species not originally included in Scardia, and not linked with one of the originally included nominal species when designated by Boisduval 1836, Hist. nat. Insectes (Spec. gén. Lépid.) 1: 137.
See also: Agarica Sodoffsky, 1837; * Phycia Oken, 1815; Phycia Agassiz, 1846.
SCARDIA was included within the subfamily TINEIDAE: SCARDIINAE by Davis & Robinson, in Kristensen (1999).
Robinson (2001) included the type-species of DUOMITELLA Kozhanchikov, 1923; and FERNALDIA Grote, 1881 in the genus SCARDIA Treitschke, 1830.
Robinson (2001) included 6 species in the genus.
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Agarica Sodoffsky, 1837: 93.
Phycia Agassiz, 1846: 54.