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

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Genus:
Rhipidarctia Kiriakoff, 1953 . Annls Mus. r. Congo Belge (8vo Sci. zool.) 26 : 28.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : SYNTOMINAE

Type-species:
Elsa rubrosuffusa Kiriakoff, 1953. Annls Mus. r. Congo Belge 26: 28, pl.2, fig.22, pl.6, fig.73.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [ZAIRE] CONGO BELGE: Tshuapa, Eala, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

Rhipidarctia was established as a subgenus of Elsa Kiriakoff, 1953.

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