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

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Genus:
Colla Walker, 1865 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (32) : 580.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : BOMBYCIDAE : BOMBYCINAE

Type-species:
Colla glaucescens Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 580.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [COLOMBIA]: Bogota, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

See also: Spanochroa Felder, 1874.

COLLA was included within the subfamily BOMBYCIDAE: BOMBYCINAE by Lemaire & Minet, in Kristensen (1999).

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

Junior name(s):
Aza Walker, 1865: 384.


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