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

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Genus:
Prolita Leraut, 1993 . Alexanor. Paris 18(3) : 182.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : GELECHIINAE

Type-species:
Lita zebrella Treitschke, 1833. In: Ochsenheimer, Schmett. Eur. 9(2): 82.    [BHLBHL]

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

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

Notes:
Prolita is the objective replacement name for the preoccuppied name Lita Treitschke, 1833, nec Kollar, 1832 by Leraut 1993, Alexanor 18 (3) : 182.

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Junior name(s):
Lita Treitschke, 1833: 76.


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