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

Genus details

Search again

Genus:
Mahensia Fryer, 1912 . Trans. linn. Soc. Lond. (2) (Zool.) 15 : 5.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Mahensia seychellarum Fryer, 1912. Trans. linn. Soc. Lond. (2) (Zool.), 15: 5, pl.1, figs 2, 3.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) SEYCHELLES: Silhouette Island, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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


Submit correction/addition