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

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Genus:
Lepidilema Aurivillius, 1910 , in Sjöstedt. Kilimandjaro-Meru Exped. 2(9) : 26.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Lepidilema unipectinata Aurivillius, 1910. In: Sjöstedt, Kilimandjaro-Meru Exped. 9: 26, fig.5.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [TANZANIA]: [Kilimanjaro] Kilimandjaro, Kibonoto, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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