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

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Genus:
Are Walker, 1855 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (1-3) : 758.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Phalaena marginata Drury, 1773. Illust. nat. hist. exot. insects : index, 38, fig..    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 186.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) JAMAICA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Are roseicostis Butler, 1875, is the type-species for Are Walker, 1855; given by Kocak, 1983, Priamus 2 (4) : 159.

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