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

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Genus:
Paysandisia Houlbert, 1918 , in Oberthür. Étud. Lépid. comp. 15 : 64, 75, 311.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : CASTNIIDAE : CASTNIINAE

Type-species:
Castnia josepha Oberthür, 1913. Étud. Lépid. comp. 9(1): 63, pl.257, figs 2164, 2165.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) URUGUAY: Paysandu, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Castniidae in Wikipedia.

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


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