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

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Genus:
Mervia Daricheva, 1961 . Ent. Obozr. 40 : 828.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Mervia kuznetzovi Daricheva, 1961. Ent. Obozr. 40: 829, figs 1-6.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male U.S.S.R.: Turkmenia, 40 km N. of Mary, Akibay, (ZIRAS, St Petersburg)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus MERVIA.

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