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

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Genus:
Autocnaptis Meyrick, 1935 . Exotic Microlepid. 4 : 576.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : PSYCHIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Autocnaptis sciospora Meyrick, 1935. Exotic Microlepid. 4: 577.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Autocnaptis was established in the Tineidae; it was transferred to the Psychidae by Becker, 1984, Revta bras. Ent. 28: 138, 195.


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