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

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Genus:
Euchristophia Fletcher, 1979 , in Nye. Generic Names Moths World 3 : 80.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Pogonitis cumulata Christoph, 1881. Bull. Soc. Imp. Nat. Mosc. 55(3): 61. [(of Pogonitis Christoph, 1881)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Established as an objective replacement name for POGONITIS Christoph, 1881.

Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus EUCHRISTOPHIA.

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Junior name(s):
Pogonitis Christoph, 1881: 60.


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