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

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Genus:
Microedma Warren, 1913 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 11 : 217.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Microedma extorris Warren, 1913. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 11: 217.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes NEW GUINEA: [Papua], [Louisiade Arch.], St. Aignan, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 217, was stated at the top of the page as 1913 August 20th, in both the German and the English editions.

Poole (1989) included only 1 species in the genus MICROEDMA.

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