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

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Genus:
Meroptera Grote, 1882 . Can. Ent. 14 : 30.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : PHYCITINAE

Type-species:
Pempelia pravella Grote, 1878. Bull. U.S. geol. geog. Surv. Terr. 4: 694, fig.8.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Learn more about Pyralidae in Wikipedia.

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


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