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

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Genus:
Micropardalis Meyrick, 1912 , in Wytsman. Genera Insect. 132 : 3 (key), 7.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
MICROPTERIGOIDEA : MICROPTERIGIDAE

Type-species:
Palaeomicra doroxena Meyrick, 1888. Trans. N.Z. Inst. 20: 92.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page.

Notes:
Palaeomicra Meyrick, 1886 and Micropardalis Meyrick, 1912 were both established to denote subgenera of Sabatinca Walker, 1863 and were both raised to generic level by Minet, 1985, Nouvelle Revue D'Entomologie 2 (3) : 29.

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