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

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Genus:
Cloesia Hampson, 1900 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 2 : xv, [index] 90, 345.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Ichoria parthia Druce, 1889. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6), 4: 83.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) PANAMA & NICARAGUA: Bugaba, (? Depository)..

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

Cloesia was proposed as * Clo√ęsia, but under the Code, Article 32(c)(i), the diaeresis must be deleted.

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