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Genus Taygete

Taygete - Taygete attributella Unknown Moth - Taygete attributella 1842  - Taygete attributella Taygete gallaegenitella Unidentified Moth - Taygete attributella Taygete gallaegenitella Gelechiid ex cynipid galls - Taygete sylvicolella Taygete attributella
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Autostichidae
Subfamily Symmocinae
Genus Taygete
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Taygete Chambers 1873
* formerly in Gelechiidae, Gelechiinae, Gelechiini (1)
Print References
Chambers, V.T. 1873. Micro-Lepidoptera. The Canadian Entomologists 5(12): 231-232
Landry, B. 2002. Galagete, a new genus of Autostichidae representing the first case of an extensive radiation of endemic Lepidoptera in the Galapagos Islands. Revue suisse de Zoologie 109: 819. (Taygete transferred to Symmocinae sensu Hodges (1998))
Works Cited
1.Checklist of Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera) in America North of Mexico
Lee S., Hodges R.W., Brown R.L. 2009. Zootaxa 2231: 1–39.