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

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Genus:
Gastropacha Ochsenheimer, 1810 . Schmett. Eur. 3 : 239.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
LASIOCAMPOIDEA : LASIOCAMPIDAE : LASIOCAMPINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena quercifolia Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 497.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Curtis , 1824. British entomology 1: 24.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Learn more about Lasiocampidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Bombyx Boisduval, 1828: 48.
Eutricha Hübner, 1806: [1].
Gasteropacha ; Kindermann, 1843: 542.
Gastrophaga ; Burmeister, 1832: 135, 206.
Phylloma Billberg, 1820: 84.


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