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

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Genus:
Penicillifera Dierl, 1978 . Spixiana 1(3) : 249.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : BOMBYCIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Dasychira apicalis Walker, 1862. J. Linn. Soc. 6: 130.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Bombycidae in Wikipedia.

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