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

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Genus:
Litobrenthia Diakonoff, 1978 . Zool. Verh. Leiden (No. 160) : 28.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
CHOREUTOIDEA : CHOREUTIDAE : CHOREUTINAE

Type-species:
Brenthia japonica Issiki, 1930. Mitt. m√ľnch. Ent. Ges. 19(10-12): 228, pl.13, fig 52; pl.14, fig.52a; pl.15, figs 78, 78a.

Type-species designation:
? by original designation/monotypy .

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

Notes:
Litobrenthia Diakonoff, 1978 was referred to the new subfamily Brenthiinae, Oecophoridae by Heppner & Duckworth, 1981, Smithsonian contributions to Zoology (314) : 49.

Litobrenthia was treated in the Choreutidae in Nye and Fletcher, 1991, 6 : 204.

LITOBRENTHIA was included within the subfamily CHOREUTIDAE: CHOREUTINAE by Dugdale et al., in Kristensen (1999).

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