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

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Genus:
Thelosia Schaus, 1896 . J. N.Y. ent. Soc. 4 : 53.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : BOMBYCIDAE : APATELODINAE

Type-species:
Thelosia phalaena Schaus, 1896. J. N.Y. ent. Soc. 4: 54.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Draudt , 1929. In: Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde. 6: 702.

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: Nova Friburgo, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Bombycidae in Wikipedia.

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