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

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Genus:
Lethata Duckworth, 1964 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 116 : 98.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : ELACHISTIDAE : STENOMATINAE

Type-species:
Stenoma trochalosticta Walsingham, 1913. Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera), 4: 177, pl.6, fig.19.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included LETHATA in the subfamily OECOPHORIDAE: STENOMINAE, treated by Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) as ELACHISTIDAE: STENOMATINAE.

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