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

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Genus:
Phreata Walker, 1865 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (32) : 403.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Phreata glaucoalba Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 404.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Learn more about Lymantriidae in Wikipedia.

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


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