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

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Genus:
Dysschema Hübner, 1818 . Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1 : 31.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : Subfamily unassigned

Type-species:
Dysschema hypoxantha Hübner, 1818. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: 31, pl.[34], figs 191, 192.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Kirby , 1892. Syn. Cat. Lepid. Het. 1: 183.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) SURINAM: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Taxila Walker, 1855: 764.


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