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

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Genus:
Pachygastria Hübner, 1820 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 186.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
LASIOCAMPOIDEA : LASIOCAMPIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Bombyx trifolii Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 57.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Tutt , 1902. Nat. Hist. Br. Lepid. 3: 2.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) [AUSTRIA]: Vienna district, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Lasiocampidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Ireocampa Rambur, 1858: pl.5, figs 1, 2.


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