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

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Genus:
Nipponasura Inoué, 1965 . Kontyû 33 : 241.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Nipponasura sanguinea Inoué, 1965. Kontyû 33: 242, figs 1, 2.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male JAPAN: Ryukyu Islands, Ishigaki Is, Ka-arayama, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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