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

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Genus:
Langessa Munroe, 1972 , in Dominick et al.. Moths Am. N. Mexico 13(1A) : 73 [key], 100.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : NYMPHULINAE

Type-species:
Nymphula nomophilalis Dyar, 1906. J. N.Y. ent. Soc. 14: 84.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats LANGESSA in the CRAMBIDAE: NYMPHULINAE.

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