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

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Genus:
Arniocera Höpffer, 1857 . Mber. K. preuss. Akad. Wiss. 1857 : 421.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
THYRIDOIDEA : THYRIDIDAE : CHARIDEINAE

Type-species:
Arniocera auriguttata Höpffer, 1857. In: Peters, Mber. K. preuss. Akad. Wiss. : 421.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) MOZAMBIQUE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

See also: Arichalca Wallengren, 1858.

ARNIOCERA was included within the subfamily THYRIDIDAE: CHARIDEINAE by Dugdale et al., in Kristensen (1999).

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