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

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Genus:
Dura Moore, 1879 , in Hewitson & Moore. Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson (1) : 56.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

Type-species:
Dura alba Moore, 1879. In: Hewitson & Moore, Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson : 56.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 482.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) INDIA: [W. Bengal], [Darjeeling] Darjiling, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Lymantriidae in Wikipedia.

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