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

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Genus:
Pseudodirphia Bouvier, 1928 . C. r. hebd. Séanc. Acad. Sci. Paris 186 : 820.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SATURNIIDAE : HEMILEUCINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena eumedide Stoll, 1782. In: Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4: 219, pl.395, figs B, C.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by d'Almeida , 1943. Bolm Mus. nac. Rio de J. (N.S., Zool.), 7: 9.

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

Notes:
Learn more about Saturniidae in Wikipedia.

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


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