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

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Genus:
Hyperphara Hampson, 1898 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. (Syntomidae) 1 : xix [index], 31 [key], 468.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Melanochroia junctura Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 211.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [COLOMBIA]: Bogota, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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


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