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

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Genus:
Exotrocha Meyrick, 1886 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. (2) 1 : 691 [key], 693.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena liboria Stoll, 1781. In: Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4: 106, pl.345, fig.D.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) SIERRA LEONE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

P. liboria is dated from the wrapper of the part and not from the title-page of the volume, 1782. P. liboria is a junior subjective synonym of Phalaena fulvia Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat. (Edn 10) 1: 509.

See also: Clerckia Aurivillius, 1882.

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