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

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Genus:
Stegasta Meyrick, 1904 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 29 : 258 [key], 313.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Stegasta variana Meyrick, 1904. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 29: 313 (key), 314.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) included STEGASTA in the family GELECHIIDAE.

Hodges, in Kristensen (1999) included STEGASTA in the subfamily GELECHIINAE.

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