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

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Genus:
Imara Houlbert, 1918 , in Oberthür. Étud. Lépid. comp. 15 : 65, 76, 469, 470.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : CASTNIIDAE : CASTNIINAE

Type-species:
Castnia pallasia Eschscholtz, 1821. In: Kotzebue, Entdeck. Reise Süd-See 3: 217, pl.6, fig.27.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Oiticica , 1955. Revta bras. Ent. 3: 152.

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Castniidae in Wikipedia.

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