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

Genus details

Search again

Leucogoniella Fletcher, 1940 . Entomologists Rec. J. Var. 52 : 18.    [BHLBHL]

Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Parasia subsimella Clemens, 1860. Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 12: 173. [(of Leucogonia Meyrick, 1929)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Leucogoniella was established as an objective replacement name for Leucogonia Meyrick, 1929, a junior homonym.

Learn more about Gelechiidae in Wikipedia

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

Junior name(s):
Leucogonia Meyrick, 1929: 504.

Submit correction/addition