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

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Genus:
Merrifieldia Tutt, 1905 . Entomologists Rec. J. Var. 17 : 37.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PTEROPHOROIDEA : PTEROPHORIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Phalaena tridactyla Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 542.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Learn more about Pterophoridae in Wikipedia.

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


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