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

Genus details

Search again

Genus:
Chionema ; Swinhoe, 1901 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 8 : 124.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

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

An incorrect subsequent spelling of Chionaema Herrich-Schäffer, 1855.

Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia

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

Senior name:
Chionaema Herrich-Schäffer, 1855: 100, 101.


Submit correction/addition