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

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Genus:
Nerice Walker, 1855 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (5) : 981 [key], 1076.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Nerice bidentata Walker, 1855. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1076.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 487.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: New York, Trenton Falls, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Notodontidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Nerica ; Pagenstecker, 1909: 429.


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