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

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Genus:
Heptaptosis Talbot, 1929 . Bull. Hill Mus. Witley 3 : 59.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Heptaptosis joiceyi Talbot, 1929. Bull. Hill Mus. Witley 3: 61, text-fig.1, pl.2, fig.7.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [WEST AFRICA]: [Gulf of Guinea], Principe Island, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Lymantriidae in Wikipedia.

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