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

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Genus:
Hista Oiticica, 1955 . Revta bras. Ent. 3 : 152.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : CASTNIIDAE : CASTNIINAE

Type-species:
Castnia hegemon Kollar, 1839. Annln wien. Mus. Naturg. 2(2): 217, pl.13, fig.2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: Rio de Janeiro, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Hista was established for Athis Hübner, [1819], sensu Houlbert, 1918, in Oberthür, Etud. Lépid. comp. 15: 287-310.

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