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

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Genus:
Eyralpenus Butler, 1875 . Cist. ent. 2 : 35.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Spilosoma testacea Walker, 1855. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 670.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) SOUTH AFRICA: [Durban] Port Natal, and [Zululand] Zoolu Country, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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