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

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Genus:
Mecynarcha Munroe, 1974 . Can. Ent. 106 : 130.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : ODONTIINAE

Type-species:
Mecyna apicalis Hampson, 1898. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 761, pl.50, fig.28. [; 1899, ibidem 1899 (1): 224]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats MECYNARCHA in the CRAMBIDAE: ODONTIINAE.

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