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

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Genus:
Orthogonioptilum Karsch, 1893 . Berl. ent. Z. 37(4) : 501.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SATURNIIDAE : LUDIINAE

Type-species:
Orthogonioptilum adiegetum Karsch, 1893. Berl. ent. Z. 37(4): 501, pl.20, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Jordan , 1922. Novit. zool. 29: 307.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [NIGERIA]: Buea, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Saturniidae in Wikipedia.

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