Butterflies and Moths of the World
Generic Names and their Type-species
Epicterodes Wehrli, 1933
Ent. Z., Frankf. a.M.
47 : 29, 41, 47, 51.
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE
Ann. Mag. nat. Hist.
by subsequent designation by
Syntypes CHINA: Wa-shan; Tachien-lu [Kangding], (BMNH, London).. Fletcher (1979) cited "CHINA: west, Wa-shan; Ta-tsien-lu" as the type data.
Fletcher (1979) stated:-
Epicterodes was originally proposed as a subgenus of Arichanna Moore, 1868.
Epicterodes Wehrli 1933 was originally an unavailable name as no type-species was designated; Kocak, 1981, Priamus 1 (3) : 102.
Parsons et al. (1999) included EPICTERODES Wehrli, 1933; HEMIPYRRHA Grote, 1896; ICTERODES Butler, 1878; PARICTERODES Warren; PHYLLABRAXAS Leech, 1897; and RHYPARIA Hübner, 1825 as junior synonyms of ARICHANNA Moore, 1868.
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