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

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Genus:
Euphyia Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 326.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Geometra picata Hübner, 1813. Samml. eur. Schmett. 5: pl.84, fig.435.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hulst , 1896. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23: 283.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ANAPALTA Warren, 1904; ORTHOPRORA Warren, 1904; and WARRENIA Prout, 1910 as junior synonyms of EUPHYIA Hübner, 1825.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 178 species and 20 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus EUPHYIA.

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Junior name(s):
Euphyja ; Hübner, 1826: 49.


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