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

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Genus:
Miaromima Meyrick, 1889 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1889 : 471.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOLIDAE : CHLOEPHORINAE

Type-species:
Miaromima dinotis Meyrick, 1889. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 471.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 4 (male & female) NEW GUINEA: [Papua], Mt Obree or adjoining ranges, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included PLUSIODES Guenée, 1852; MIAROMIMA Meyrick, 1889; and VESTERMANNIA Hampson, 1912 as junior synonyms of WESTERMANNIA Hübner, 1821.

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