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

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Genus:
Tryptodema Dietz, 1905 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 31 : 23 [key, as *Triptodema], 74.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : TINEIDAE : TINEINAE

Type-species:
Tryptodema sepulchrella Dietz, 1905. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 31: 74, pl.1 fig.3, pl.6 fig.2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Tryptodema was the spelling used as the heading for the generic description and in the legends to plates 1 and 6.

See also: * Triptodema Dietz, 1905.

Robinson (2001) included a single species in the genus.

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Junior name(s):
Triptodema ; Dietz, 1905: 23 (key).


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