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

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Genus:
Episcea Warren, 1901 . Novit. zool. 8 : 440.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Episcea extravagans Warren, 1901. Novit. zool. 8: 441.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BRAZIL]: Rio [de] Janeiro and Petropolis, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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


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