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

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Genus:
Artimelia Rambur, 1866 . Cat. syst. Lép. Andalousie (2) : 248.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Chelonia latreillii Godart, 1823. Hist. nat. Lépid. Papillons Fr. 4: 318.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

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

Artimelia was established as a subgenus of Pachylischia Rambur, 1866.

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