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

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Genus:
Acribia Felder, 1874 . Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) 2(Abt. 2) : pl.103, fig.14.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Cocastra melanchroia Boisduval, 1870. Consid. Lépid. Guatemala : 88.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(but attributed to Felder, an incorrect authorship)]

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

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Acribia Boisduval, 1870: 89.


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