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

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Genus:
Kodiosoma Stretch, 1872 . Illust. Zygaenidae Bombycidae N. Am. 1 : 67.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Kodiosoma fulva Stretch, 1872. Illust. Zygaenidae Bombycidae N. Am. 1: 67, pl.2, fig.7.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 244. [(of Codiosoma Stretch)]    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) U.S.A.: California, near San Francisco; San Mateo; and Saucelito, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Codiosoma ; Kirby, 1892: 244.


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