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

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Genus:
Ptychotricos Schaus, 1894 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1894 : 227.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Ptychotricos zeus Schaus, 1894. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 228.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) VENEZUELA: Aroa, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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Junior name(s):
Ptychotrichos ; Zerny, 1912: 135.
Ptychotrichus ; Zerny, 1912: 135.


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