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

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Genus:
Salassa Moore, 1859 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1859(27) : 246.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SATURNIIDAE : SALASSINAE

Type-species:
Saturnia lola Westwood, 1847. Cabinet orient. Ent. : [25], pl.12, fig.3.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BANGLADESH]: Sylhet, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Saturniidae in Wikipedia.

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


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