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

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Genus:
Bactra Stephens, 1834 . Illust. Br. Ent. (Haustellata) IV : 124.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TORTRICOIDEA : TORTRICIDAE : OLETHREUTINAE : BACTRINI

Type-species:
Tortrix plagana Haworth, 1811. Lepid. Br. : 470.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Curtis , 1836. British entomology 13: 599.

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

Notes:
For a list of junior names (including subjective synonyms) where they exist and a link to all included species, references, and type specimen data see 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):
Aphelia Stephens, 1829: 180.
Aphelia Stephens, 1829: 47.
Bracta ; Pierce & Metcalfe, 1922: 40.
Leptia Guenée, 1845: 169.


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