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

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Genus:
Anurocampa Herrich-Schäffer, 1854 . Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1(1) : wrapper, pl.18, figs 83, 84.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Anurocampa mingens Herrich-Schäffer, 1854. Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1: wrapper, pl.18, figs 83, 84.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy . [(but attributed to Boisduval, an incorrect authorship)]

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

Notes:
Learn more about Notodontidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Aneurocampa ; Walker, 1855: 981 (key), 1047.


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