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

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Genus:
Leistarcha Meyrick, 1883 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 7 : 422 [key]. [Nomenclaturally available but without included nominal species until Meyrick, 1883, ibidem 8: 326.]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : OECOPHORIDAE : OECOPHORINAE : OECOPHORINI

Type-species:
Leistarcha iobola Meyrick, 1883. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. (1), 8: 326.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent monotypy .

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

Notes:
Learn more about Oecophoridae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to LEISTARCHA and included species.

Junior name(s):
Tigava Walker, 1864: 807.


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