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

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Genus:
Mimozethes Warren, 1901 . Novit. zool. 8 : 190.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
DREPANOIDEA : DREPANIDAE : CYCLIDIINAE

Type-species:
Euchera nana Warren, 1897. Novit. zool. 4: 15.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

This genus was originally proposed in the Drepanidae, but was transferred to the Epiplemidae by Inoue, 1955, Check List Lepid. Japan (2): 215.

MIMOZETHES was included within the subfamily DREPANIDAE: CYCLIDIINAE by Minet & Scoble, in Kristensen (1999).

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