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

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Genus:
Meningocera ; Pagenstecker, 1888 . Jahrb. Nass. Ver. Nat. 41 : 118.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling of Meringocera Felder, 1874.

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Senior name:
Meringocera Felder, 1874: pl.101, fig.11.


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