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

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Genus:
Glena Hulst, 1896 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23 : 320 [key], 358.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Anagoga cognataria Hübner, 1831. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 3: 34, pl.[95], figs 549, 550.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [U.S.A.]: Pennsylvania, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included HETERERANNIS Warren, 1904; and MONROA Warren, 1904 as junior synonyms of GLENA Hulst, 1896.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 44 species and 10 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus GLENA.

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