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

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Genus:
Apistosia Hübner, 1818 . Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1 : 13.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Apistosia judas Hübner, 1818. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: 13, pl.[9], figs 51, 52.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 286.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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Junior name(s):
Apistasia ; Hübner, 1826: 27.
Hipocrita Hübner, 1808: 4, 5.


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