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

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Genus:
Erilophodes Warren, 1894 . Novit. zool. 1 : 465.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Erilophodes colorata Warren, 1894. Novit. zool. 1: 466.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - both sexes [BRAZIL]: [Sao Paulo], (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

The type-species data were not published by Warren with the original description of the type-species, but are quoted from the data labels on the syntypes in the BMNH.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 4 species in the genus ERILOPHODES.

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