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

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Genus:
Lithacodes Packard, 1864 . Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 3 : 345.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ZYGAENOIDEA : LIMACODIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Limacodes fasciola Herrich-Schäffer, 1854. Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1: wrapper, pl.38, fig.186.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) NORTH AMERICA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

L. fasciola was a Boisduval manuscript name made available by Herrich-Schäffer.

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