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

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Genus:
Micrarctia Seitz, 1910 . Gross-Schmett. Erde. 2 : 83.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Nyctemera trigona Leech, 1899. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 170.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1920. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. : 342.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) CHINA: western, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

The date of publication of that part of Seitz containing page 83 was cited on page 81 as 20.iv.1910 in both the German and English editions.

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