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

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Genus:
Andraphisia Kirby, 1897 , in Allen. Naturalists Libr. 4 : 128.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
LASIOCAMPOIDEA : LASIOCAMPIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Pachypasa subfascia Walker, 1855. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1426.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(but included by Kirby as subfasciata, an unjustified emendation)]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [GHANA]: Ashanti, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

See also: Pachyna Weymer, 1892.

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