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

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Genus:
Paidia Hübner, 1819 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 159.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena murina Hübner, 1790. Beitr. Gesch. Schmett. 2(3): 66.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1900. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 2: 466. [(4): 125, pl.(3)2, fig.K]    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) GERMANY: Frankfurt, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Paida ; Mabille, 1878: 274.


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