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

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Haploptilia Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 428.    [BHLBHL]

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Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

Tinea coracipennella Hübner, 1796. Samml. eur. Schmett. 8: 67, pl.30, fig.208.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1918. Novit. zool. 25: 387.    [BHLBHL]

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

Nye & Fletcher (1991) included HAPLOPTILIA in the family COLEOPHORIDAE.

Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) included HAPLOPTILIA in the subfamily COLEOPHORINAE.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

See also: Astyages Stephens, 1834.

Learn more about Coleophoridae in Wikipedia

For checklists of World genera and species see Coleophoridae by Richard Brown (http://mississippientomologicalmuseum.org.msstate.edu/Researchtaxapages/Lepidoptera/Coleophoridaehome.html)

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

Junior name(s):
Astyages Stephens, 1834: 279.

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