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

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Genus:
Lagaria Walker, 1854 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (1) : 164.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Glaucopis erythrarchos Walker, 1854. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 164.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

A junior homonym of Lagaria Dallas, 1852, List Specimens hemipt. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 2: 442, - Insecta, Hemiptera. The objective replacement name is Rezia Kirby, 1892.

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Senior name:
Rezia Kirby, 1892: 149.


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