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

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Genus:
Episemasia Hulst, 1896 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23 : 323 [key], 328.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Caberodes cervinaria Packard, 1873. Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. 5: 81.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 females [U.S.A.]: Texas, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species in the genus EPISEMASIA.

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