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

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Genus:
Leptosophista Meyrick, 1938 , in Caradja & Meyrick. Dt. ent. Z. Iris 52 : 75.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : CYBALOMIINAE

Type-species:
Leptosophista aleatrix Meyrick, 1938. In: Caradja & Meyrick, Dt. ent. Z. Iris 52: 76.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats LEPTOSOPHISTA in the CRAMBIDAE: CYBALOMIINAE.

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