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

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Genus:
Metraeopsis Dognin, 1905 . Annls Soc. ent. Belg. 49 : 63.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : SPILOMELINAE

Type-species:
Metraeopsis cuneatalis Dognin, 1905. Annls Soc. ent. Belg. 49: 63.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

See also: * Metracopsis Neave, 1940.

Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats METRAEOPSIS in the CRAMBIDAE: SPILOMELINAE.

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Junior name(s):
Metracopsis ; Neave, 1940: 140.


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