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

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Genus:
Metaponpneumata Möschler, 1890 . Abh. senckenb. naturforsch. Ges. 16 : 159.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Metaponpneumata rogenhoferi Möschler, 1890. Abh. senckenb. naturforsch. Ges. 16: 159.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males & 4 females PUERTO RICO: ? Locality, (MNHU, Berlin)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PRORACHIA Hampson, 1908 as a junior synonym of METAPONPNEUMATA Möschler, 1890.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus METAPONPNEUMATA.

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