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

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Genus:
Hyalarctia Hampson, 1901 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : xi [index], 5 [key], 143.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Hyalarctia sericea Schaus, 1901. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7), 7: 268.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

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

A junior homonym of Hyalarctia Schaus, 1901. The objective replacement name is Hyalarctia Schaus, 1901.

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Senior name:
Hyalarctia Schaus, 1901: 268.


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