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

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Genus:
Aeolarchis Meyrick, 1935 . Exotic Microlepid. 4 : 568.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : TINEIDAE : ERECHTHIINAE

Type-species:
Aeolarchis sphenotoma Meyrick, 1935. Exotic Microlepid. 4: 568.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Aeolarchis was established in the "Lyonetiadae"; it is placed in the Tineidae on the advice of our colleague Dr G.S. Robinson.

Robinson (2001) included the type-species of AEOLARCHIS Meyrick, 1935, sphenotoma Meyrick, 1835, in the genus ERECHTHIAS Meyrick, 1880.

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