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

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Genus:
Loxolomia Maassen, 1869 . Beitr. Schmett. (1) : [1], fig.8.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SATURNIIDAE : ARSENURINAE

Type-species:
Loxolomia serpentina Maassen, 1869. Beitr. Schmett. : [1], fig.8.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Saturniidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Laxonomia ; Bönninghausen, 1896: legend to pl.1, fig.2.


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