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

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Genus:
Psilochira Toxopeus, 1948 . Treubia 19 : 447.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Lymantria lineata Walker, 1855. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 874 (key), 875.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BANGLADESH]: [E. Bengal], [Sylhet] Silhet, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Lymantriidae in Wikipedia.

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