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

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Genus:
Margarosticha Lederer, 1863 . Wien. ent. Monatschr. 7 : 267 [key], 454.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : NYMPHULINAE

Type-species:
Margarosticha pulcherrimalis Lederer, 1863. Wien. ent. Monatschr. 7: 454, pl.2 fig.28; pl.18, fig.11.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats MARGAROSTICHA in the CRAMBIDAE: NYMPHULINAE.

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