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

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Genus:
Euclidiodes Warren, 1895 . Novit. zool. 2 : 141.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Heterophleps ophiusina Butler, 1882. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 423.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) CHILI [CHILE]: Chiloe, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Euclidiodes Warren, 1895, was treated as a valid genus and brought out of synonymy by Rindge, 1986, American Museum Novitates (No. 2838) : 63.

Parsons et al. (1999) included CATRIELIA Orfila & Schajovski as a junior synonym of EUCLIDIODES Warren, 1895.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 3 species in the genus EUCLIDIODES.

Pitkin (2002) included Aspilaria Staudinger, (1899) 1898; Calvertia Warren, 1908; Catrielia Orfila & Schajovski, 1960; Yapoma Rindge, 1986; Duraglia Rindge, 1986; and Incalvertia Rindge, 1986 as juniors synonyms of Euclidiodes Warren. 1895.

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