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

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Genus:
Saalmulleria Mabille, 1891 . Annls Soc. ent. Fr. (6) 10(Bull.) : cxlviii.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : METARBELIDAE

Type-species:
Cossus stumpffi Saalmüller, 1884. Lepid. Madagascar : 210.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(but cited as *stumpffil, an incorrect subsequent spelling)]

Type specimens:
Type(s) MADAGASCAR: Nossi Bé I., (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Saalmulleria was established, without a diacritic mark, in the Cossidae; it was transferred to the Metarbelidae by Gaede, 1929, in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 14: 501.

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Junior name(s):
Saalmuelleria ; Vevers, 1979: 179.


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