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

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Genus:
Eueana Prout, 1912 , in Wytsman. Genera Insect. 129 : 20 [key], 201.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Eucrostes niveociliaria Herrich-Schäffer, 1870. In: Cramer, Corresp.-Bl. zool.-min. Ver. Regensburg 24: 182.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - male CUBA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

In the original combination of the type-species the generic name was published as * Eucrostis, an incorrect subsequent spelling.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species in the genus EUEANA.

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