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

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Genus:
Architesmia Birket-Smith, 1965 . Pap. Fac. Sci. Haile Sellassie I Univ. (C) 1 : 28.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Archithosia sordida Birket-Smith, 1965. Pap. Fac. Sci. Haile Sellassie I Univ. 1: 29, figs 18, 19.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) CAMEROON: Ja River, Bitje, (? Depository)..

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

Architesmia was established as a subgenus of Archithosia Birket-Smith, 1965.

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