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

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Genus:
Margaretania Amsel, 1961 . Ark. Zool. (2) 13 : 329.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : CYBALOMIINAE

Type-species:
Margaretania superba Amsel, 1961. Ark. Zool. (2), 13: 329, text-fig.6 pl.1, fig.138.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Margaretania was established in the Pyralidae Crambinae; it was transferred to the Pyralidae Cybalomiinae by Bleszynski, 1963 Acta zool cracov. 8: 111.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats MARGARETANIA in the CRAMBIDAE: CYBALOMIINAE.

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