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

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Genus:
Melnea Clarke, 1986 . Smithson. Contr. Zool. 416 : 180 [key], 303.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : COSMOPTERIGIDAE

Type-species:
Ascalenia armigera Meyrick, 1923. Exotic Microlepid. 3: 60.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Learn more about Cosmopterigidae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to MELNEA and included species.


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