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

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Genus:
Metacosmesis Diakonoff, 1949 . Treubia 20 : 48.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COPROMORPHOIDEA : CARPOSINIDAE

Type-species:
Metacosmesis barbaroglypha Diakonoff, 1949. Treubia 20: 48, figs 2 & 3 (not 5 & 6 as printed in their legend), fig.10.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Diakonoff, 1982, Zool. Verh. Leiden. 193: 103, corrected the legend to the figures of M. barbaroglypha.

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