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Scientific classification Edit this classification
Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Superfamily: Psychodoidea
Family: Psychodidae
Subfamily: Bruchomyiinae
Genus: Alexanderia
Wagner & Kvifte, 2018[1]
Type species
Nemopalpus orientaliss

Alexanderia is a genus of moth flies in the subfamily Bruchomyiinae. This genus circumscribes species from south-east Asia, with three including the type, transferred from the genus Nemopalpus.



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  2. ^ a b Edwards, F.W. . (1928). "Diptera Nematocera from the Federated Malay States Museums". J. Fed. Malay States Mus. 14: 1–139.
  3. ^ Edwards, F.W. (1933). "Diptera Nematocera from Mount Kinabalu". J. Fed. Malay States Mus. 17: 223–296.