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

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Genus:
Nyearctia Watson, 1975 . Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) Suppl. 25 : 66.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Automolis leucoptera Hampson, 1920. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. Suppl. 2: 144.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) GUYANA: `bought at Georgetown', (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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


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