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

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Genus:
Licnoptera Meyrick, 1889 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1889 : 460.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Licnoptera crocodora Meyrick, 1889. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 461.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Monotropia Kirby, 1892: 307.


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