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

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Genus:
Leilaptera Gozmany, 1963 . Acta zool. hung. 9 : 127.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : SYMMOCIDAE

Type-species:
Eremica lithochroma Walsingham, 1904. Ent. mon. Mag. 40: 271.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included LEILAPTERA in the family SYMMOCIDAE, treated by Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) as a subfamily of AUTOSTICHIDAE.

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