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

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Probolacma Meyrick, 1927 . Exotic Microlepid. 3 : 362.    [BHLBHL]

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Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

Probolacma melanoclista Meyrick, 1927. Exotic Microlepid. 3: 362.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
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Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Probolacma was included in the Yponomeutidae by Fletcher, 1929, Mem. Dep. Agric. India (Ent.) 11: 184; and in the Ethmiidae by Clarke, 1965, Cat. Type Specimens Microlepid. Br. Mus. Hist. descr. E. Meyrick 5: 418; it was transferred to the Plutellidae by Heppner, 1978, Pan-Pacif. Ent. 54: 50; and to the Copromorphidae by Heppner, 1984, J. Res. Lepid. 23: 50.

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