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

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Genus:
Homoeopteryx Felder, 1874 . Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) 2(Abt. 2) : pl.94, fig.6. [1875, ibidem 2 (Abt.2) Erklärung to pls 75-107: 5]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SATURNIIDAE : OXYTENINAE

Type-species:
Homoeopteryx syssauroides Felder, 1874. In: Felder & Rogenhofer, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.94, fig.6.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Learn more about Saturniidae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to HOMOEOPTERYX and included species.


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