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

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Genus:
Mahoba Moore, 1879 , in Hewitson & Moore. Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson (1) : 52.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Cyclidia plagidotata Walker, 1862. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1483.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 482. [(included by Moore as *plagiodotata, an incorrect subsequent spelling)]    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) INDIA: [W. Bengal, Darjeeling], Darjiling, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Lymantriidae in Wikipedia.

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