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

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Genus:
Eulygdia Warren, 1898 . Novit. zool. 5 : 32.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Tephrosia tindzinaria Oberthür, 1893. Étud. ent 18: 26, pl.5, fig.75.

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(but cited as *tidzinaria Oberthür, an incorrect subsequent spelling)]

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [CHINA]: [Szechuan], Ta-tsien-lu, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus EULYGDIA.

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