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

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Genus:
Prohylesia Draudt, 1929 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 6 : 749.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SATURNIIDAE : HEMILEUCINAE

Type-species:
Micrattacus friburgensis Schaus, 1915. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 41: 8.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: Nova Friburgo, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 749 is stated on page 745 to be 26.x.1929 in both the German and the English editions.

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