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

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Genus:
Monocoptopera Hampson, 1898 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1898 : 596 [key], 610.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : CRAMBIDAE : MUSOTIMINAE

Type-species:
Monocoptopera ecmetallescens Hampson, 1898. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 610, fig.8.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Shaffer (pers. comm.) treats MONOCOPTOPERA in the CRAMBIDAE: MUSOTIMINAE.

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