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

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Genus:
Gonanticlea Swinhoe, 1892 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1892 : 3.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Gonanticlea aversa Swinhoe, 1892. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 29 males [INDIA]: Khasia Hills, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 14 species and 12 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus GONANTICLEA.

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