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

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Genus:
Nebrarctia Watson, Fletcher & Nye, 1980 , in Nye. Generic Names Moths World 2 : 122.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Arctia semiramis Staudinger, 1891. Dt. ent. Z. 4: 161. [(of Spilarctia Staudinger, 1891)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [TURKEY]: Kleinasein, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Established as an objective replacement name SPILARCTIA Staudinger, 1891.

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Junior name(s):
Spilarctia Staudinger, 1891: 161, 162.


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