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

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Genus:
Pyrrhopteryx Hering, 1941 . Revue Zool. Bot. afr. 35 : 81.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Pyrrhopteryx amabilis Hering, 1941. Revue Zool. Bot. afr. 35: 82, pl.9, fig.11.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [ZAIRE] CONGO: [Shaba], [Lubumbashi] Elisabethville, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Lymantriidae in Wikipedia.

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


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