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

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Genus:
Selenephera Rambur, 1866 . Cat. syst. Lép. Andalousie (2) : 347.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
LASIOCAMPOIDEA : LASIOCAMPIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Bombyx lobulina Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 57.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) AUSTRIA: Oberösterreich, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

See also: Cosmotriche Hübner, [1820], and Kononia Matsumura, 1927.

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Junior name(s):
Selenephora ; Pagenstecker, 1909: 436.
Selenophora ; Kirby, 1892: 813.


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