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

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Genus:
Ranghana Moore, 1878 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878 : 22.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Ranghana punctata Moore, 1878. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 22, pl.2, fig.12.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: Calcutta, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Rhangana ; Draudt, 1914: 218.
Rhanghana ; Hampson, 1894: 122, 124.


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