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

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Genus:
Lirimiris Walker, 1865 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (32) : 468.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Lirimiris lignitecta Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 469.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) MEXICO: ? Locality, (? Depository).. Type-locality not stated. The species is now known to be widely distributed in Central and South America from Mexico to Brazil

Notes:
Learn more about Notodontidae in Wikipedia.

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