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

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Genus:
Arachnis Geyer, 1837 , in Hübner. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 5 : 28.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Arachnis aulaea Geyer, 1837. In: Hübner, Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 5: 28, pl.[157], figs 913, 914.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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


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