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

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Genus:
Eucaterva Grote, 1882 . Papilio 2 : 80.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Eucaterva variaria Grote, 1882. Papilio 2: 80.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - both sexes [U.S.A.]: [Arizona], Tucson, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

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

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