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

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

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
TINEOIDEA : PSYCHIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Cuphomantis petrosperma Meyrick, 1935. Exotic Microlepid. 4: 576.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Cuphomantis was established in the Tineidae; it was transferred to the Psychidae by Gozmany & Vari, 1973, Transv. Mus. Mem. 18: 188.

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