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

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Genus:
Ectypia Clemens, 1860 . Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 1860 : 529.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : ARCTIIDAE : ARCTIINAE

Type-species:
Ectypia bivittata Clemens, 1860. Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 12: 530.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

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

Notes:
Learn more about Arctiidae in Wikipedia.

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

Junior name(s):
Ectypa ; Walker, 1865: 316.


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