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

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Reference:
Butler, 1879. Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus.

Publication:
Illustrations of typical specimens of Lepidoptera Heterocera in the collection of the British Museum

NHM Shelf mark:
Entomology MACROLEPIDOPTERA B.41

Included genera:
Amblygoes Butler, 1879: 69.
Celeopsyche Butler, 1879: 68.
Circobotys Butler, 1879: xvii [index], 77.
Mesoplectra Butler, 1879: 65.
Microsca Butler, 1879: xvi [index], 71.
Plusidia Butler, 1879: 27.
Tanaorhinus Butler, 1879: xi [index], 38.

Included type-species:
Ariola pulchra Butler, 1879: 19, pl.45 fig.6.
Botys inornata Butler, 1879: 76, pl.59, fig.11.
Celeopsyche nitens Butler, 1879: 68, pl.57, fig.10.
Circobotys nycterina Butler, 1879: 77, pl.59 fig.14.
Egnasia pulcherrima Butler, 1879: xv, 67, pl.57, fig.8.
Egnasia polybapta Butler, 1879: xv, 66, pl.57, fig.7.
Gerbatha ypsilon Butler, 1879: 24, pl.47, fig.1.
Gerbatha angusta Butler, 1879: ix, 24, pl.47, fig.2.
Marmorinia obscurata Butler, 1879: xvi, 68, pl.57, fig.11.
Marmorinia amphidecta Butler, 1879: xvi, 69, pl.57, fig.12.
Mesoplectra lilacina Butler, 1879: 65, pl.57, fig.3.
Penthina acharis Butler, 1879: 80, pl.60 fig.9.
Plusidia abrostoloides Butler, 1879: 28, pl.47, fig.5.
Poaphila mollis Butler, 1879: x, 28, pl.47, fig.10.
Rhodaria amata Butler, 1879: xvi, 72, pl.58, fig.11.
Sciaphila cupreifera Butler, 1879: 79, pl.60 fig.6.
Zebronia argyria Butler, 1879: 76, pl.59, fig.9.

Included type-species designations: none listed


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