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

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Genus:
Gastrophora Guenée, 1857 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 9 : 187.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : OENOCHROMINAE

Type-species:
Gastrophora henricaria Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 187.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(but printed as *Gastrophora, an incorrect original spelling); 1858, ibidem Atlas: pl.21, fig.4.]

Type specimens:
Holotype - female AUSTRALIA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

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

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Junior name(s):
Gatrophora ; Guenée, 1857: 187.


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