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

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Genus:
Eurranthis Hübner, 1823 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 296.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena plummistaria Villers, 1789. Caroli Linn. Ent. 2: 326.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Fletcher , 1979. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 3: 84.

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) EUROPE, GALLIA [FRANCE]: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 3 species and 4 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus EURRANTHIS.

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Junior name(s):
Euranthis ; Glaser, 1887: 329.
Eurrhanthis ; Agassiz, 1846: 29.
Fidonia Treitschke, 1825: 435.
Phidonia ; Amary, 1840: 83.
Phytonia Sodoffsky, 1837: 90.
Sidonia ; Duponchel, 1842: 24.
Tidonia ; Möller, 1854: 116.


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