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

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Genus:
Gonopacha Aurivillius, 1927 . Gross-Schmett. Erde. 14 : 253 [key], 256.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
LASIOCAMPOIDEA : LASIOCAMPIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Gonopacha rothschildi Aurivillius, 1927. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 14: 256, pl.36, row a.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing pages 253 and 256 is stated on page 249 to be 24.iii.1927 in both the German and the English editions.

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