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

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Genus:
Macromphalia Felder, 1874 . Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) 2(Abt. 2) : pl.83, fig.23, pl.84, fig.12.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
LASIOCAMPOIDEA : LASIOCAMPIDAE : MACROMPHALIINAE

Type-species:
Macromphalia chilensis Felder, 1874. In: Felder & Rogenhofer, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.83, fig.23, pl.84, fig.12.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) CHILE: ? Locality, (? Depository).. Cited by Felder, 1875, ibidem 2 (Abt.2) Erklärung to pls 75-107: 6

Notes:
Learn more about Lasiocampidae in Wikipedia.

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


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