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

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Genus:
Sthenognatha Felder, 1874 . Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) 2(Abt. 2) : pl.101, fig.9.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Sthenognatha gentilis Felder, 1874. In: Felder & Rogenhofer, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.101, fig.9.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype - female BRAZIL: ? Locality, (BMNH, London).. Not stated by Felder, 1875, ibidem 2 (Abt.2) Erklärung to pls. 75-107; 9, but a female syntype in the BMNH is labelled 'Brazilia' [BRAZIL]

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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Junior name(s):
Stenognatha ; Felder, 1875: Erklärung to pls 75-107: 9.


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