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

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Genus:
Macrolaelia Aurivillius, 1925 , in Schubotz. Ergebn. Zw. dt. zent. Afr. Exped. (Zool.) 1(18) : 1285.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Macrolaelia corticina Aurivillius, 1925. In: Schubotz, Ergebn. Zw. dt. zent. Afr. Exped. (Zool.), 1: 1286, fig.69.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [CAMEROON]: S., Kungulu-Urwald, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Lymantriidae in Wikipedia.

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