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

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Genus:
Hyphoraia Hübner, 1820 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 182.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena aulica Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 505.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 261.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) EUROPE: Locality unknown, Depository unknown..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

Junior name(s):
Hyphoraea ; Agassiz, 1847: 190.


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