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

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Genus:
Desmophylax Meyrick, 1935 . Exotic Microlepid. 4 : 588.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Desmophylax barymochla Meyrick, 1935. Exotic Microlepid. 4: 588.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Desmophylax Meyrick, 1935 was downgraded to denote a subgenus of Dichomeris Hübner, 1818 by Povolny, 1980, Folia Entomologica Hungarica 33 (2) : 326.

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