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

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Genus:
Tascina Westwood, 1877 . Trans. linn. Soc. Lond. (2) (Zool.) 1 : 198.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COSSOIDEA : CASTNIIDAE : TASCININAE

Type-species:
Tascina orientalis Westwood, 1877. Trans. linn. Soc. Lond. (2) (Zool.), 1: 199, pl.33, fig.5.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Learn more about Castniidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Tascinia ; Pagenstecker, 1909: 439.


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