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

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Genus:
Nephelosia Hampson, 1900 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 2 : xi [index], 84, 214.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Lithosia caecina Druce, 1897. Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera), 2: 400, pl.78, fig.7.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) GUATEMALA: San Isidro, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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