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

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Smicroloba Warren, 1913 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 11 : 215.    [BHLBHL]

Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

Mestleta quadrapex Hampson, 1891. Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 8: 22 (list), 91, pl.147, fig.15.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - female INDIA: [Madras Prov.], Nilgiri N. Slopes, (BMNH, London)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Hampson, 1910, Cat. Lepid. Phalenae Br. Mus. 10: 75

Nye (1975) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 215, was stated on page 209 as 1913 August 20th in both the German and English editions.

Poole (1989) included 5 species in the genus SMICROLOBA.

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