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

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Genus:
Microblepsis Warren, 1922 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 10 : 461.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
DREPANOIDEA : DREPANIDAE : DREPANINAE

Type-species:
Problepsidis cupreogrisea Hampson, 1895. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 288.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BURMA]: Tenasserim, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 461 is stated on page 457, in both the German and English editions, to be 21.xi.1922.

MICROBLEPSIS was included within the subfamily DREPANIDAE: DREPANINAE by Minet & Scoble, in Kristensen (1999).

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