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

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Genus:
Leucogonia Meyrick, 1929 . Exotic Microlepid. 3 : 504.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Parasia subsimella Clemens, 1860. Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 12: 173.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

A junior homonym of Leucogonia Hampson, 1908, Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7: 7, - Lepid., Noctuidae. The objective replacement name is Leucogoniella Fletcher, 1940.

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Senior name:
Leucogoniella Fletcher, 1940: 18.


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