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

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Genus:
Tesma Birket-Smith, 1965 . Pap. Fac. Sci. Haile Sellassie I Univ. (C) 1 : 48.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Phryganopsis nigrapex Strand, 1912. Arch. Naturgesch. 78(A) 7): 173.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) CAMEROON: northern, Johann-Albrecht-Höhe, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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