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

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Genus:
Aphisaon Boisduval, 1870 . Consid. L├ępid. Guatemala : 86.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Phalaena tricolor Sulzer, 1776. Abg. Gesch. Insecten : 160, fig..

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

Type specimens:
Type(s) NOT STATED, [AMERICA]: [tropical], (? Depository)..

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

See also: Thebrone Boisduval, 1870.

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