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

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Genus:
Chaerotriche ; Butler, 1881 . Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 5 : 51.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : LYMANTRIIDAE

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

An incorrect subsequent spelling of Choerotricha Felder, 1874.

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Senior name:
Choerotricha Felder, 1874: pl.98, figs 12-17.


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