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

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Genus:
Laginia Walker, 1860 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (20) : 244.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Laginia bractearia Walker, 1860. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 245.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Fletcher , 1979. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 3: 112.

Type specimens:
Type(s) CEYLON: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included LAGINIA Walker, 1860 as a junior synonym of SCARDAMIA Guenée, 1857.

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