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

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Genus:
Gazena Walker, 1860 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (21) : 311 [key], 482.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Gazena divulsa Walker, 1860. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 482.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BRAZIL]: Rio de Janeiro, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included GAZENA Walker, 1860 [November 10] as a junior synonym of BRYOPTERA Guenée, 1857.

Pitkin (2002) included Gazena Walker, 1860; and Psilopora Warren, 1897 as junior synonyms of Bryoptera Guenée, [1858].

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