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

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Genus:
Acossus Dyar, 1905 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 29 : 178.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : COSSIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Cossus undosus Lintner, 1878. Rep. N.Y. St. Mus. nat. Hist. 30: 243.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: Wyoming, Green River Station, Union Pacific Railroad, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Cossidae in Wikipedia.

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