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

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Genus:
Lamprosiella Collins, 1962 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (13) 5 : 125.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Lithosia eborella Boisduval, 1847. In: Delegorgue, Voy. Afrique austr. 2: 597. [(of Lamprosia Hampson, 1900)]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [SOUTH AFRICA]: `Pays de Amazoulous', (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

Lamprosiella was established as the objective replacement name for Lamprosia Hampson, 1900.

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Junior name(s):
Lamprosia Hampson, 1900: xi (index), 86, 217.


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