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

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Genus:
Magnifacia Povolny, 1967 . Acta ent. Mus. natn. Pragae 37 : 97.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : GELECHIINAE

Type-species:
Phthorimaea aulorrhoa Meyrick, 1935. Exotic Microlepid. 4: 560.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Magnifacia Povolny, 1967 was established to denote a subgenus of Scrobipalpula Povolny, 1964 and was raised to generic level by Povolny, 1987, Steenstrupia 13 (1) : 71.

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Magnifacia was established to denote a subgenus of Scrobipalpula Povolny, 1964.

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