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

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Genus:
Metarbelodes Strand, 1909 . Dt. ent. Z. Iris 22 : 119.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : METARBELIDAE

Type-species:
Metarbela umtaliana Aurivillius, 1901. Ent. Tidskr. 22: 127, fig.29.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [ZIMBABWE]: Mashonaland, Umtali, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Metarbelodes was established as a subgenus of Metarbela Holland, 1893.

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