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

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Genus:
Pangora Moore, 1879 , in Hewitson & Moore. Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson (1) : 42.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Pangora distorta Moore, 1879. In: Hewitson & Moore, Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson : 42, pl.2, fig.14.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: [Mussooree] Masuri, Simla, and N.W. Himalayas, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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


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