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

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Genus:
Graefia Pearsall, 1910 . Can. Ent. 42 : 331.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Graefia smithii Pearsall, 1910. Can. Ent. 42: 331.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [U.S.A.]: California, Walters' Station, (AMNH, New York)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included GRAEFIA Pearsall, 1910 as a junior synonym of ANIMOMYIA Dyar, 1908.

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