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

Genus details

Search again

Genus:
Metacrisia Hampson, 1901 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : xvi [index], 7 [key], 431.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Purius courregesi Dognin, 1891. Naturaliste 5: 257.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [ECUADOR]: near Loja, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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


Submit correction/addition