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

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Genus:
Rhapsodica Meyrick, 1927 . Exotic Microlepid. 3 : 363.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TORTRICOIDEA : TORTRICIDAE : TORTRICINAE : ARCHIPINI

Type-species:
Rhapsodica antitona Meyrick, 1927. Exotic Microlepid. 3: 363 (as Rhapsidoca , an incorrect (of a multiple) original spelling).    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Rhapsodica was placed in the `Cryptophasidae' by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 194; it was transferred to the Tortricidae by Diakonoff, 1949, Bijdr. Dierk. 28: 135.

See also: * Rhapsidoca Meyrick, 1927.

Treated as a junior subjective synonym LEONTOCHROMA Walsingham, 1900, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7)5: 466 in T@RTS: Online World Catalogue of the Tortricidae (Ver. 2.0) by Gilligan, T. M., J. Baixeras, J. W. Brown & K. R. Tuck. 2012

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Junior name(s):
Rhapsidoca ; Meyrick, 1927: 364.


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