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

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Genus:
Phassus Walker, 1856 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (7) : 1549 [key], 1566.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
HEPIALOIDEA : HEPIALIDAE

Type-species:
Phassus argentiferus Walker, 1856. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1566.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 890.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Learn more about Hepialidae in Wikipedia.

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


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