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

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Genus:
Esakiopteryx Inoué, 1958 . Tinea 4 : 247.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Lobophora volitans Butler, 1878. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5), 1: 446.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - both sexes JAPAN: Yokohama, (BMNH, London)..

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

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