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

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Genus:
Quadrina Grote, 1881 . Papilio 1 : 175.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
LASIOCAMPOIDEA : LASIOCAMPIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Quadrina diazoma Grote, 1881. Papilio 1: 175.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: northern New Mexico, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

Quadrina has been included by a few authors in the Cossidae, where it was first placed by Smith, 1882, Ent. Am. 2: 124; it was retained there by Kirby, 1892, Synonymic Cat. Lepid. Heterocera 1: 860; and by Dalla Torre, 1923, in Strand, Lepid. Cat. 29: 3; it is currently included in the Lasiocampidae, where it was placed by Barnes & McDunnough, 1911, Contr. nat. Hist. Lepid. N. Am. 1 (2): 11.

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