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

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Genus:
Micragrella Watson, Fletcher & Nye, 1980 , in Nye. Generic Names Moths World 2 : 117.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Micragra sanguiceps Hampson, 1898. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 1: 466, fig.252. [(of Micragra Hampson, 1898)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: Iguarasu, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Established as an objective replacement name for MICRAGRA Hampson, 1898.

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Junior name(s):
Micraga ; Hampson, 1901: 174.
Micragra Hampson, 1898: xix (index), 29 (key), 466.


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