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

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Genus:
Microzestis Meyrick, 1929 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 76 : 501.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GELECHIOIDEA : COSMOPTERIGIDAE

Type-species:
Microzestis inelegans Meyrick, 1929. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 76: 502.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Cosmopterigidae in Wikipedia.

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