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Metalepsis  Grote, 1875
Taxonomic Serial No.: 188736

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Cerastis Ochsenheimer, 1816
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - other, see comments   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Metalepsis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Crabo, Lars, and J. Donald Lafontaine   
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: A revision of the Cerastis cornuta group of the genus Cerastis subgenus Metalepsis (Noctuidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, vol. 51, no. 3   
  Page(s): 237-248   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Metalepsis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Lafontaine, J. Donald / Dominick, R. B. et al., eds.   
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Noctuoidea Noctuidae (part) Noctuinae (part - Noctuini)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Moths of America North of Mexico, fasc. 27.3   
  Page(s): 348   
  Publisher: The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation   
  Publication Place: Washington DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-933003-09-9   
  Reference for: Metalepsis   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Metalepsis is in use as a valid subgenus of Cerastis, although at the present time ITIS has not implemented subgenera in the Lepidoptera  



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