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

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Genus:
Mirandisca Travassos, 1955 . Archos Mus. nac. Rio de J. 42 : 669.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Cosmosoma harpalyce Schaus, 1892. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 275.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: Petropolis, (? Depository)..

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

C. harpalyce was redescribed by Schaus, 1892 November, Am. Lepid.: 4.

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