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

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Genus:
Hoplarctia Butler, 1877 . Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 1 : xii [index], 54.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Ammalo nantana Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 282.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) PERU: [Nauta] Nanta, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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


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