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

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Genus:
Lasiocampa Schrank, 1802 . Fauna boica 2(2) : 153.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
LASIOCAMPOIDEA : LASIOCAMPIDAE : LASIOCAMPINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena quercus Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 498.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Curtis , 1827. British entomology 5: 181.

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

Notes:
Learn more about Lasiocampidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Lasiocampus ; Contarini, 1843: 37.


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