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

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Genus:
Ocha Walker, 1855 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (6) : 1387 [key], 1493.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
LASIOCAMPOIDEA : LASIOCAMPIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Ocha plagiata Walker, 1855. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1494.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 850.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Ocha was established in the Bombycidae; it was placed in the Lasiocampidae by Kirby, 1892, ibidem 1: 850.

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