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

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Genus:
Mesothyatira Werny, 1966 . Unters. Syst. Tribus Thyatirini, Macrothyatirini : 26 [key], 249.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
DREPANOIDEA : DREPANIDAE : THYATIRINAE

Type-species:
Melanocraspes simplificata Houlbert, 1921. In: Oberthür, Étud. Lépid. comp. 18(2): 122, 244, pl.489, fig.4021.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [CHINA]: E. Tibet, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Drepanidae in Wikipedia.

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