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

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Genus:
Podosesia Möschler, 1879 . Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien : 246.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : SESIIDAE : SESIINAE : SYNANTHEDONINI

Type-species:
Grotea longipes Möschler, 1876. Stett. ent. Ztg 37: 313. [(of Grotea Möschler, 1876)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) U.S.A.: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Podosesia was established as the objective replacement name for Grotea Möschler, 1876.

G. longipes is a junior subjective synonym of Aegeria syringae Harris, 1839, Am. J. Sci. 36: 311.

See also Checklist of the Sesiidae of the world (Lepidoptera: Ditrysia) by Dr. Franz Pühringer.

Learn more about Sesiidae in Wikipedia

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

Junior name(s):
Grotea Möschler, 1876: 312.


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