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

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Genus:
Ludia Wallengren, 1865 . K. svenska VetenskAkad. Handl. (n.f.) 5(4) : 25.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SATURNIIDAE : LUDIINAE

Type-species:
Saturnia delegorguei Boisduval, 1847. In: Delegorgue, Voy. Afrique austr. 2: 601.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) SOUTH AFRICA: [Natal], Zululand district, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Saturniidae in Wikipedia.

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