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

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Genus:
Lophocampa Harris, 1841 . Rep. Insects Mass. injurious to Vegn : 258.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Lophocampa caryae Harris, 1841. Rep. Insects Mass. injurious to Vegn : 258.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 208.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) U.S.A.: Massachusetts, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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