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

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Genus:
Paraplastis Hampson, 1901 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : 507.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Migoplastis hampsoni Swinhoe, 1889. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 402, pl.43, fig.2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: [Madras], Nilgiri Hills, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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


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