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

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Genus:
Centronia Hübner, 1818 . Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1 : 19.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Centronia melanitis Hübner, 1818. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: 19, pl.[17], figs 93, 94.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 402.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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


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