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

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Genus:
Pryteria Möschler, 1883 . Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 32 : 335.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Pryteria costata Möschler, 1883. Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 32: 336.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) SURINAM: Paramaribo, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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


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