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

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Genus:
Latoia Guérin-Méneville, 1844 . Iconog. Régne Anim. Cuvier 3(Insectes) : 512.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ZYGAENOIDEA : LIMACODIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Latoia albifrons Guérin-Méneville, 1844. Iconog. Régne Anim. Cuvier 3(Insectes): 512.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

See also: Euphaga Guenée, 1865.

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Junior name(s):
Asteria Felder, 1874: pl.83, fig.15.


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