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

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Genus:
Microschismus Fletcher, 1909 . Entomologist 42 : 253.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ALUCITOIDEA : ALUCITIDAE

Type-species:
Alucita fortis Walsingham, 1881. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 284, pl.13 fig.49.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

See also: Macrembola Meyrick, 1909 November.

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Junior name(s):
Macrembola Meyrick, 1909: 5.


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