Butterflies and Moths of the World
Generic Names and their Type-species
Acompsia Hübner, 1825
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GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned
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by subsequent designation by
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Acompsia Hübner,  was referred to the Anacampsinae from Gelechiinae (within the Gelechiidae) by Kuznetzov & Stekolnikov, 1984, Trudy Zoologicheskogo Instituta Akademii Nauk SSSR 122 : 33.
Acompsia was treated in the Gelechiidae in Nye and Fletcher, 1991 Generic Names Moths World, 6 : 4.
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-
The citation by Duponchel is acceptable as a type-species designation as it is contained in the continuation of a layout in which Duponchel stated, in the same work 7 (2): 102, that the species so cited were the types of genera.
See also: * Acampsia Westwood, 1840; * Accompsia Bruand, (1851); Brachycrossata Heinemann, 1870.
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Acampsia ; Westwood, 1840: 110.
Accompsia ; Bruand, 1851: 42.
Brachicrossata ; Hartmann, 1880: 25.
Brachycrossata Heinemann, 1870: 323.