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

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Genus:
Pararctia Sotavalta, 1965 . Suom. hyƶnt. Aikak. 31 : 173.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Bombyx lapponica Thunberg, 1791. Diss. ent. sistens Insecta Suecica : 40, pl., fig.7.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) SWEDEN: [Lappland] Lapponia, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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