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

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Genus:
Euprepia Herrich-Schäffer, 1846 . Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 2 : 141.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Synonym

Homonyms: 6

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Notes:
Record from the BMNH card index of Lepidoptera names.

The index gives EUPREPIA Herrich-Schäffer, [1846]: 141 as a junior synonym of COSCINIA Hübner, 1819: 169.

No type-species is given on the index card!

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Senior name:
Coscinia Hübner, 1819: 169.


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