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

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Genus:
Oecura Holland, 1893 . Psyche, Camb. 6 : 385, 389.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Oecura goodii Holland, 1893. Psyche, Camb. 6: 390, pl.9, figs 1, 3, 4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) WEST AFRICA: tropical (see page 385) [of type-species reference], (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Lymantriidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Notopriota Swinhoe, 1903: 466.


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