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

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Genus:
Euproctilla Aurivillius, 1904 . Ark. Zool. 2(4) : 54.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Euproctilla insignis Aurivillius, 1904. Ark. Zool. 2(4): 54, fig.43.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [CAMEROON]: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

Euproctilla when established contained a second nominal species `Euproctilla? disjuncta n. sp.' but this was doubtfully included and, under the Code Article 68(c), is not eligible for fixation as type-species.

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