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

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Genus:
Locharna Moore, 1879 , in Hewitson & Moore. Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson (1) : 53.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Locharna strigipennis Moore, 1879. In: Hewitson & Moore, Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson : 53, pl.3, fig.11.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) INDIA: [Assam], Khasia Hills, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Lymantriidae in Wikipedia.

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