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

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Genus:
Micronia Guenée, 1857 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 10 : 22.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : URANIIDAE : MICRONIINAE

Type-species:
Micronia aculeata Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 10: 26. [; 1858, ibidem Atlas: pl.13, fig.8]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Moore , 1887. Lepid. Ceylon 3: 460.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) CEYLON: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Uraniidae in Wikipedia.

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