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

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Genus:
Epicopeia Westwood, 1841 . Arcana ent. 1 : 17.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
DREPANOIDEA : EPICOPEIIDAE

Type-species:
Epicopeia polydora Westwood, 1841. Arcana ent. : 19, pl.5, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 55.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: Assam, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Epicopeiidae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to EPICOPEIA and included species.


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