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

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Genus:
Bunaeopsis Bouvier, 1927 . C. r. hebd. Séanc. Acad. Sci. Paris 184 : 1292.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
BOMBYCOIDEA : SATURNIIDAE : SATURNIINAE

Type-species:
Bombyx oubie Guérin-Méneville, 1849. In: Lefèbvre, Voyage en Abyssinie 1839-43 6: 387, pl.Insectes 12, figs 1, 2.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Learn more about Saturniidae in Wikipedia.

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