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

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Genus:
Lopera Walker, 1855 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (4) : 919.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Lopera squamosa Walker, 1855. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 920.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) SOUTH AFRICA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Lymantriidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Lobera ; Spitz, 1930: 41.


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