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

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Genus:
Coelodasys Packard, 1864 . Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 3 : 363.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOTODONTIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Phalaena unicornis Smith, 1797. In: Smith & Abbot, Nat. Hist. lepid. Ins. Georgia 2: 171, pl.86.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Watson, Fletcher & Nye , 1980. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 2: 42.

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: Georgia, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Notodontidae in Wikipedia.

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