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

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Genus:
Epitherapis Warren, 1906 . Novit. zool. 13 : 156.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Epitherapis stramineata Warren, 1906. Novit. zool. 13: 157.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male BRITISH NEW GUINEA [PAPUA NEW GUINEA]: Angabunga River, (BMNH, London).. Fletcher (1979) cited "NEW GUINEA: [Papua New Guinea], Angabunga River" as the type data.

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included EPITHERAPIS Warren, 1906 as a junior synonym of MICROTOME Warren, 1899.

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