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

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Genus:
Palaeopsyche Perkins, 1905 . Bull. Hawaiian Sug. Plrs Ass. Exp. Stn. (Ent.) 1 : 80, fig.3.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ZYGAENOIDEA : EPIPYROPIDAE

Type-species:
Palaeopsyche melanias Perkins, 1905. Bull. Hawaiian Sug. Plrs Ass. Exp. Stn. (Ent.), 1: 80.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) AUSTRALIA: Queensland, Cairns, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Epipyropidae in Wikipedia.

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


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