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

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Genus:
Ocnogyna Lederer, 1853 . Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 2 : 78.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Chelonia zoraida Graslin, 1837. Annls Soc. ent. Fr. 5: 561, pl.17B, fig.3.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 273.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) SPAIN: Andalusia, Sierra Nevada, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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