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

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Genus:
Giacomellia Bouvier, 1930 . C. r. hebd. Séanc. Acad. Sci. Paris 190 : 554.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SATURNIIDAE : CERATOCAMPINAE

Type-species:
Ceratocampa bilineata Burmeister, 1878. Descr. phys. Répub. Argent. 5(1): 495. [; 1880, ibidem Atlas (2): pl.24, fig.8]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Oiticica , 1941. Archos Zool. S. Paulo 2: 331.

Type specimens:
Type(s) ARGENTINA: Entre Rios, on bank of Rio Uruguay, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Saturniidae in Wikipedia.

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