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

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Genus:
Pitasila Moore, 1877 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1877 : 599.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Pitasila leucospilota Moore, 1877. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 599, pl.59, fig.7.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: Andaman Is, Port Blair, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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