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

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Genus:
Eumacaria Packard, 1873 . Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. 5 : 67.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Eumacaria brunneata Packard, 1873. Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. 5: 67.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 4 males, 2 females [U.S.A.]: Maine; Massachusetts; New York, Albany; Texas, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

E. brunneata is a junior subjective synonym of Macaria latiferrugata Walker, [1863] 1862, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 26: 1640.

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

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