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

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Genus:
Aresia Barnes & McDunnough, 1913 . Contr. nat. Hist. Lepid. N. Am. 2(4) : 167.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Aresia parva Barnes & McDunnough, 1913. Contr. nat. Hist. Lepid. N. Am. 2(4): 167, pl.1, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) U.S.A.: Florida, Everglade[s]; and Texas, Brownsville, (? Depository)..

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

A. parva is a junior subjective synonym of Afrida ydatodes Dyar, 1913, Insecutor Inscit. menstr. 1: 31.

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