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

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Genus:
Oreocossus Aurivillius, 1910 , in Sj√∂stedt. Kilimandjaro-Meru Exped. 2(9) : 50, 52 [key].    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : COSSIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Duomitus kilimanjarensis Holland, 1892. Entomologist : 94.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) AFRICA: eastern, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

D. kilimanjarensis was again described as a new species by Holland, 1896, Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 18: 252, pl.7, fig.8.

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