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

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Genus:
Brunia Moore, 1878 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878 : 15.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Lithosia antica Walker, 1854. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 505.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Watson, Fletcher & Nye , 1980. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 2: 27.

Type specimens:
Type(s) [SRI LANKA] CEYLON: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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