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Number: 22987.0
Author: Fabricius
Family: Pyralidae
Genus: Phycis
Journal: Entomologia systematica
Year: 1798
Homonym Count: 1.0
Page: 420, 463
Ref Id: 9557.0
Status: Junior homonym
Subfamily: Phycitinae
Superfamily: Pyraloidea
Volume: (Suppl.)
Senior Syn: PHYCITA
Senior Syn Author: Curtis
Senior Syn Page: folio 233
Senior Syn Year: 1828
Type Country: ? COUNTRY
Type Depository: (? Depository)
Type Locality: ? Locality
Types: ? Type status
Type Des Ref Id: 6917.0
Type Des: by subsequent designation by
Type Des Author: Curtis
Type Des Year: 1828
Type Des Journal: British entomology
Type Des Title: British entomology. being illustrations and descriptions of the genera of insects found in Great Britain and Ireland, &c.
Type Des Volume: 5
Type Des Page: 233
Type Des Comment: (for Phycita Curtis, 1828, an objective replacement name, but cited as *spicicella, an incorrect subsequent spelling)
Type Sp Author: Fabricius
Type Sp Journal: Entomologia systematica
Type Sp Page: 289
Type Sp Part: (2)
Type Sp Volume: 3
Type Sp Year: 1794
Type Sp Ref Id: 9555.0
Type Sp Genus: Tinea
Type Sp: spissicella
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Memo: Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:- A junior homonym of Phycis Walbaum, 1792, Petri Artedi sueci Genera Piscium 3: 575 - Pisces. The objective replacement name is Phycita Curtis 1828. See also: Ceratium Thienemann, 1828; Gyra Gistl, 1848. Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:- A junior homonym of Phycis Walbaum, 1792, Petri Artedi sueci Genera Piscium 3: 575, - Pisces. The objective replacement name is Phycita Curtis, 1828. Phycis was included in the Tineidae by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 176, based on an incorrect type-species Tinea boletella Fabricius, 1794. See also: Gyra Gistl, 1848.

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Dataset buttmoth
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Resource Butterflies and Moths of the World
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