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

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Genus:
Leucanopsis Rego Barros, 1956 . Bolm Mus. nac. Rio de J. (N.S., Zool.) 132 : 1.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Halysidota leucanina Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874. Reise √∂st. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.109, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(but cited as *Halesidota, an incorrect subsequent spelling)]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [COLOMBIA]: Bogota, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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