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

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Genus:
Orithrepta Collenette, 1939 . Ruwenzori Exped. 1934-35 3(4) : 102.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Orithrepta edwardsi Collenette, 1939. Ruwenzori Exped. 1934-35 3: 102, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) UGANDA: Kigezi, Mt Muhavura, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Lymantriidae in Wikipedia.

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


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