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

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Genus:
Gongropteryx Bryk, 1913 . Arch. Naturgesch. 79(A 3) : 11, 12.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Plegapteryx fasciata Holland, 1893. Ent. News 4: 172, pl.9, fig.6.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [GABON]: Valley of Ogooué River, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 4 species in the genus GONGROPTERYX.

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