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

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Genus:
Euchaetes Harris, 1841 . Rep. Insects Mass. injurious to Vegn : 257.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena egle Drury, 1773. Illust. nat. hist. exot. insects : index, 36, pl.20, fig.3.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: New York, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Euchaetias Lyman, 1902: 27.


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