Proterochyta Meyrick, 1918

FAMILY Scythrididae
SUBFAMILY Scythridinae
AUTHORMeyrick, 1918
STATUSSynonym of genus
SYNONYMScythris
PUBLICATIONMeyrick E. 1918a. Descriptions of South African Micro-Lepidoptera. - Annals of the Transvaal Museum 6(2):7-59.
PAGINATION 56
COMMENTSType species: Proterochyta epicoena (Meyrick, 1914). By original designation and monotypy. Originally assigned to Elachistidae, but transferred to Scythrididae by Parenti (1988). A junior synonym of Scythris; synonymized by Bengtsson (2016: 379).