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

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Genus:
Terphothrix Holland, 1893 . Psyche, Camb. 6 : 474.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Terphothrix lanaria Holland, 1893. Psyche, Camb. 6: 474, 568, pl.18, fig.19.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [GABON]: [Ogooué] Ogové R. Valley, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Lymantriidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Terphotrix ; Bryk, 1934: 312.


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