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

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Genus:
Scaphocera Saalm├╝ller, 1884 . Lepid. Madagascar (Abt.1) : 181.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Cypra marginepunctata Saalm├╝ller, 1878. Ber. senckenb. naturf. Ges. 1877-1878: 92.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Learn more about Lymantriidae in Wikipedia.

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