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

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Genus:
Stoeberhinus Butler, 1881 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 7 : 402.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : OECOPHORIDAE : AUTOSTICHINAE

Type-species:
Stoeberhinus testaceus Butler, 1881. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5), 7: 402, fig.2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page.

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included STOEBERHINUS in the subfamily OECOPHORIDAE: AUTOSTICHINAE, treated by Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) as a subfamily of AUTOSTICHIDAE.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Stoeberhinus was included in the "Gelechiadae" by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 211; it was transferred to the Oecophoridae: Autostichinae by Hodges, 1978, in Dominick et al., Moths Am N. of Mexico 6 (1): 9.

See also: * Staeberhinus Rye, 1882; Staeberrhinus

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Junior name(s):
Staeberhinus ; Rye, 1882: 13.
Staeberrhinus ; Rye, 1882: 13.


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