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

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Genus:
Oroncus Seitz, 1910 . Gross-Schmett. Erde. 2 : 82.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Phragmatobia urania P√ľngeler, 1904. Societas ent. 19: 121.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1920. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. : 342.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.S.R.] ASIATIC: near Aksu; and Korla, (? Depository)..

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

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 82 was cited on page 81 as 20.iv.1910 in both the German and English editions.

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