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

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Genus:
Diaconisia Hampson, 1914 . Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. (Suppl. 1) : xxvii [index], 778.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : LITHOSIINAE

Type-species:
Melanaema ochraceorufa Rothschild, 1913. Novit. zool. 20: 203.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDONESIA]: [IRIAN JAYA], Snow Mts, near R. Oetakwa, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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