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

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Genus:
Phycia Oken, 1815 . Lehrb. Naturgesch. (Zool.) 3(1) : 654.

Status:
Rejected Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : TINEIDAE : SCARDIINAE

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Included in a work rejected for nomenclatural purposes by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature, 1956, Opin. Decl. int. Commn zool. Nom. 14 (Opinion 417). Originally included species: Tinea boletella Fabricius, 1794.

See also: Phycia Agassiz, 1846; Scardia Treitschke, 1830.

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