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

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Genus:
Metahepialus Janse, 1942 . Moths S. Afr. 4 : 4 [key], 39.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HEPIALOIDEA : HEPIALIDAE

Type-species:
Gorgopis plurimaculata Warren, 1914. Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 10: 507, pl.41 fig.26.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Learn more about Hepialidae in Wikipedia.

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


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