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

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Genus:
Microblemma Hampson, 1910 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 10 : 3 [key], 33.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : ACONTIINAE

Type-species:
Microblemma discipuncta Hampson, 1910. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 10: 33, fig.12.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female PANAMA: La Chorrera, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Nye (1975) stated:-

A junior homonym of Microblemma Semenow, 1889, Horae Soc. ent. ross. 24: 213,-Coleoptera. The objective replacement name is Abablemma Nye, 1975 1: 15.

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Senior name:
Abablemma Nye, 1975: 15.


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