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

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Genus:
Poliopastea Hampson, 1898 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. (Syntomidae) 1 : xvi [index], 26 [key], 336.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Poliopastea plumbea Hampson, 1898. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 1: 337, pl.12, fig.26.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BRAZIL]: Amazon basin, Paratins, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Poliopasta ; Rothschild, 1911: 40.


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