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

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Genus:
Scelilasia Hampson, 1914 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. (Suppl. 1) : x [index], 112.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Lasiosceles erythrozonata Hampson, 1909. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8), 4: 345. [(of Lasiosceles Hampson, 1909)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) PANAMA: Chiriqui, (? Depository)..

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

Scelilasia was established as an objective replacement name for Lasiosceles Hampson, 1909.

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Junior name(s):
Lasiosceles Hampson, 1909: 345.


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