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

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Genus:
Josia Hübner, 1819 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 176.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : DIOPTINAE

Type-species:
Hypocrita ligula Hübner, 1808. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: pl.[180].    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 406.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [SURINAM]: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Notodontidae in Wikipedia.

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