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

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Genus:
Pagetia Prout, 1922 , in Prout & Prout. Ann. Transv. Mus. 8 : 183.

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Pagetia larentiodes Prout, 1922. Ann. Transv. Mus. 8: 183, pl.1, fig.26.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A junior homonym of Pagetia Walcott, 1916, Smithson. misc. Collns 64: 407, - Trilobita. The objective replacement name is Tegiapa nom. n. [Nye, 1975].

See: TEGIAPA Nye, 1975.

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

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Senior name:
Tegiapa Nye, 1975: 474.


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