Butterflies and Moths of the World
Generic Names and their Type-species
Blastobasis Zeller, 1855
10 : 171.
GELECHIOIDEA : BLASTOBASIDAE
by subsequent designation by
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond.
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included BLASTOBASIS in the family BLASTOBASIDAE, treated by Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) as a subfamily of COLEOPHORIDAE.
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-
O. phycidella was a Tischer manuscript name made nomenclaturally available by Zeller.
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