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

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Genus:
Poliosia Hampson, 1900 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 2 : ix [index], 82, 106.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Lithosia muricolor Walker, 1862. J. Proc. Linn. Soc. (Zool.), 6: 105.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BORNEO [MALAYSIA]: Sarawak, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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