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

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Genus:
Semioptila Butler, 1887 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 20 : 180.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ZYGAENOIDEA : HIMANTOPTERIDAE

Type-species:
Semioptila torta Butler, 1887. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5), 20: 181, fig..    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [ZAIRE] CONGO: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Himantopteridae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to SEMIOPTILA and included species.


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