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

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Genus:
Xanthophaeina Hampson, 1901 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 3 : viiii [index], 5 [key], 82.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Phaegoptera levis Druce, 1899. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7), 3: 467.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(but cited as *Phegoptera, an incorrect subsequent spelling)]

Type specimens:
Type(s) BRAZIL: southern, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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


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