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

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Genus:
Cosuma Walker, 1855 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (5) : 1103 [key], 1112.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ZYGAENOIDEA : LIMACODIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Cosuma rugosa Walker, 1855. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1113.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) SIERRA LEONE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Limacodidae in Wikipedia.

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


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