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

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Genus:
Pseudarbela Sauber, 1902 , in Semper. Reisen Archipel. Philipp. (2) 6(2) : 696.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : PSYCHIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Pseudarbela semperi Sauber, 1902. In: Semper, Reisen Archipel. Philipp. 2: 697, pl.66 fig.14.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) PHILIPPINE ISLANDS: Mindanao Island, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) and Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Pseudarbela was established in the Arbelidae, now Metarbelidae; it was transferred to the Pseudarbelidae by Clench, 1959, Tijdschr. Ent. 102: 224.

PSEUDARBELA was included within the family PSYCHIDAE by Davis & Robinson, in Kristensen (1999).

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