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

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Genus:
Lotisma Busck, 1909 . Proc. ent. Soc. Wash. 11 : 98.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COPROMORPHOIDEA : COPROMORPHIDAE

Type-species:
Sciaphila trigonana Walsingham, 1879. Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 4: x, 22, pl.65 fig.7.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Lotisma was included in the Yponomeutidae by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 129; it was transferred to the Copromorphidae by Heppner, 1978, Pan-Pacif. Ent. 54: 50.

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