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

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Genus:
Hirpida Draudt, 1929 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 6 : 764 [key]. [1930, ibidem 6: 783]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SATURNIIDAE : HEMILEUCINAE

Type-species:
Dirphia gaujoni Dognin, 1894. Annls Soc. ent. Belg. 38: 682.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [ECUADOR]: El Monje near Loja, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 764 is stated on page 761 to be 6.xii.1929 in both the German and the English editions. The date of the part containing page 783 is stated on page 777 to be 10.v.1930 in both the editions.

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