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

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Genus:
Micronoctua Fibiger, 1997 . Nota lepid. 20(1-2) : 24.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOLIDAE : NOLINAE

Type-species:
Micronoctua karsholti Fibiger, 1997. Nota lepid. 20(1-2): 23-30.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype TURKEY: Prov. Antalya, 40km N Alanya, 5km S Gundogmus, 1100m, (Colln Fibiger)..

Notes:
Record from the BMNH card index of Lepidoptera names.

There is a note on the index card that the species would be transfered to MICRONOLA [Amsel, 1935: 215], which would make MICRONOCTUA Fibiger, 1997: 24 a junior subjective synonym.

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