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Genus Lymire

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Erebidae
Subfamily Arctiinae (Tiger and Lichen Moths)
Tribe Arctiini (Tiger Moths)
Subtribe Euchromiina
Genus Lymire
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lymire Walker, 1854
Mallostethus Butler, 1876
Print References
Walker, F. 1854. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum, Lepidoptera Heterocera 2: 489