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

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Genus:
Tegiapa Nye, 1975 . Generic Names Moths World 1 : 474.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Pagetia larentiodes Prout, 1922. Ann. Transv. Mus. 8: 183, pl.1, fig.26. [(of Pagetia Prout, 1922)]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male SOUTH AFRICA: Pretoria, (TMP, Pretoria)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PAGETIA Prout, 1922 (preoccupied) as a junior synonym of TEGIAPA Nye, 1975.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus TEGIAPA.

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Junior name(s):
Pagetia Prout, 1922: 183.


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