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

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Genus:
Leptaegeria Le Cerf, 1916 . Étud. Lépid. comp. 12(1) : 11. [1917, ibidem 14: 281]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : SESIIDAE : SESIINAE : SYNANTHEDONINI

Type-species:
Leptaegeria flavocastanea Cerf, 1916. Étud. Lépid. comp. 12(1): 11, pl.378, fig.3162. [; 1917, ibidem 14: 282]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BOLIVIA: Cochabamba, Yunga del Espiritu-Santo, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Plates 373-381 and their legends, which included the localities of the specimens illustrated, were published a year before the relevant text.

See also Checklist of the Sesiidae of the world (Lepidoptera: Ditrysia) by Dr. Franz Pühringer.

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