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

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Genus:
Microligia Warren, 1897 . Novit. zool. 4 : 124.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Microligia dolosa Warren, 1897. Novit. zool. 4: 125.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [SOUTH AFRICA]: Cape of Good Hope, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 3 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus MICROLIGIA.

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