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

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Genus:
Metopleura Busck, 1912 . Proc. ent. Soc. Wash. 14 : 83.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : GELECHIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Metopleura potosi Busck, 1912. Proc. ent. Soc. Wash. 14: 84.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Learn more about Gelechiidae in Wikipedia.

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


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