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Taxa in this genus:
Current Comb:MEGALOPYGE opercularis Smith, J.E., 1797
Original Comb:PHALAENA Smith, J.E., 1797
MS Comb:
Superfamily:Zygaenoidea
Family:Megalopygidae
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Last updated by Peter Wing - 19/05/2011

Original publication details:

Scientific Name of Taxon:  opercularis        Original Rank:  ?   
Current Status:  Valid Name     Current Rank:  SPECIES
Original Combination:  PHALAENA ! Smith, J.E., 1797
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Original Description Reference:    
 

Current valid name:

Current Valid Name:  MEGALOPYGE opercularis Smith, J.E., 1797   
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Current Valid Name Reference: