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

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Genus:
Macrembola Meyrick, 1909 . Ann. Transv. Mus. 2 : 5.

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ALUCITOIDEA : ALUCITIDAE

Type-species:
Alucita fortis Walsingham, 1881. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 284, pl.13 fig.49.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

A junior objective synonym of Microschismus Fletcher, 1909 October.

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Senior name:
Microschismus Fletcher, 1909: 253.


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