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

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Genus:
Macrocneme Hübner, 1818 . Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1 : 15.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Zygaena maja Fabricius, 1787. Mantissa Ins. 2: 106.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 128.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) AMERICA: [tropical], (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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