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

Genus details

Search again

Genus:
Protracta Gaede, 1925 . Mitt. zool. Mus. Berl. 11 : 251.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Pais illuminata Maassen, 1890. In: Reiss & Stübel, Reisen in Süd-Amer. : 98, 129, pl.4, fig.20.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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


Submit correction/addition