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

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Genus:
Graphidipus Herrich-Schäffer, 1855 . Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1(1) : wrapper, pl.62, fig.352. [[1856], ibidem 1: 34, 51.]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Graphidipus fulvicostaria Herrich-Schäffer, 1855. Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1: wrapper, pl.62, fig.352.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - female(s) VENEZUELA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included TERENODES Guenée, 1857 as a junior synonym of GRAPHIDIPUS Herrich-Schäffer, 1855

Parsons et al. (1999) included 18 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus GRAPHIDIPUS.

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Junior name(s):
Graphipidus ; Dognin, 1893: 583.


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