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

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Genus:
Eriplatymetra Grote, 1873 . Can. Ent. 5 : 145.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Ennomos coloradaria Grote & Robinson, 1867. Ann. Lyceum nat. Hist. 8: 443, pl.16, fig.11.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hulst , 1896. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23: 376.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - female(s) [U.S.A.]: Colorado Territory, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 4 species in the genus ERIPLATYMETRA.

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Junior name(s):
Epiplatymetra ; Hulst, 1896: 323 (key), 376.


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