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

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Genus:
Eurhinosea Packard, 1873 . Proc. Boston Soc. nat. Hist. 16 : 34.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Eurhinosea flavaria Packard, 1873. Proc. Boston Soc. nat. Hist. 16: 35.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 4 males, 2 females [U.S.A.]: Sierra Nevada, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

The names are dated from Signature no. 3 (November 1873) printed on page 33, dating pages 33-48, not from the title-page of the volume which is dated 1874.

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

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