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

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Genus:
Pseudotessellarctia Travassos, 1949 . Revta bras. Biol. 9 : 449.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Phaegoptera ursina Schaus, 1892. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 281.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: Rio de Janeiro, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

P. ursina was redescribed by Schaus, 1892 November, Am. Lepid. 12: pl.3, fig.15.

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