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

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Genus:
Ochrota Höpffer, 1862 , in Peters. Naturw. Reise Mossambique (Zool.) 5 : 427.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Crocota unicolor Höpffer, 1858. Mber. K. preuss. Akad. Wiss. 1857: 422.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

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

See also Bettonia Butler, 1898.

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