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

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Genus:
Antichloris Hübner, 1818 . Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1 : 9, 24.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Zygaena eriphia Fabricius, 1777. Genera Insect. : 276.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 158.    [BHLBHL]

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

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

See also: Illipula Walker, 1854, and Copaena Herrich-Schäffer, [1855].

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Junior name(s):
Eriphia Herrich-Schäffer, 1855: 96, 97.


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