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

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Genus:
Galasa Walker, 1866 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (35) : 1801.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : CHRYSAUGINAE

Type-species:
Galasa rubidana Walker, 1866. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1802.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Galasa was established in the Tortricidae; it was placed in the Pyralidae by Warren, 1891 Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 7: 499.

GALASA was included within the subfamily PYRALIDAE: CHRYSAUGINAE by Munroe & Solis, in Kristensen (1999).

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