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

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Genus:
Mevania Walker, 1854 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (2) : 442.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Mevania quadricolor Walker, 1854. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 443.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 163.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) VENEZUELA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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