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

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Genus:
Metoeca Warren, 1896 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 17 : 145.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : PYRAUSTINAE

Type-species:
Isopteryx foedalis GuenĂ©e, 1854. Hist. nat. Ins. 8: 228, pl.4 fig.7.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Metoeca Warren, 1896 was treated as a valid genus and brought out of synonymy by Rose & Pajni, 1979, (treated in the Pyralidae, Nymphulinae), Annals of Zoology (Agra) 15 (4) : 173.

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