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

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Genus:
Mniotype Franclemont, 1941 . Ent. News 52 : 201.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CUCULLIINAE

Type-species:
Hadena ducta Grote, 1878. Bull. U.S. geol. geog. Surv. Terr. 4: 176.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female [U.S.A.]: Me., Orono, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included MNIOTYPE Franclemont, 1941; and BLEPHARAMIA Berio, 1980 as junior synonyms of BLEPHARITA Hampson, 1907.

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Junior name(s):
Crino ; Hampson, 1906: 321, 332.


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