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

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Genus:
Megadrepana Holland, 1893 . Ent. News 4 : 178.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Megadrepana cinerea Holland, 1893. Ent. News 4: 178.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male [GABON]: Valley of Ogooué River, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

See also: Falcatulula Strand, 1912.

Parsons et al. (1999) included FALCATULULA Strand, 1912 as a junior synonym of MEGADREPANA Holland, 1893.

Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus MEGADREPANA.

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