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

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Genus:
Marblepsis Hering, 1926 . Gross-Schmett. Erde. 14 : 158.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Marblepsis pirgula Hering, 1926. In: Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde. 14: 158, pl.22, row h.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Bryk , 1934. In: Strand, Lepid. Cat. 62: 303.

Type specimens:
Type(s) WEST AFRICA: Kwai, (? Depository)..

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

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 158 was cited on page 153 as 5.xi.1926 in both the German and the English editions.

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