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

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Genus:
Lacosoma Grote, 1864 . Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 3 : 77.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
MIMALLONOIDEA : MIMALLONIDAE

Type-species:
Lacosoma chiridota Grote, 1864. Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 3: 78, pl.2, fig.8.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: Pennsylvania, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Mimallonidae in Wikipedia.

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


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