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

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Genus:
Plumegesta Munroe, 1972 , in Dominick et al.. Moths Am. N. Mexico 13(1B) : 197 [key], 233.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : GLAPHYRIINAE

Type-species:
Plumegesta largalis Munroe, 1972. In: Dominick et al., Moths Am. N. Mexico 13(1B): 234. [; [1974] 1973, ibidem 13 (1C): pl.12, fig.13; pl.F, fig.4]

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(but cited as `Munroe, 1971', an incorrect date)]

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

Notes:
Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats PLUMEGESTA in the CRAMBIDAE: GLAPHYRIINAE.

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