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

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Genus:
Gymnospile Gumppenberg, 1887 . Nova Acta Acad. Caesar. Leop. Carol. 49 : 324 [key]. [Nomenclaturally available, but without included species until Gumppenberg, 1893, ibidem 59: 373.]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Boarmia cremiaria Freyer, 1838. Neuere Beitr. Schmett. 3: 92, pl.258, fig.1. [(included as a subspecies of Tephronia sepiaria Hufnagel, 1767 by Parsons et al., (1999))]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [GERMANY]: Hanover, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included GYMNOSPILE Gumppenberg, 1887; and MNIOPHILA Boisduval, 1840 as junior synonyms of TEPHRONIA Hübner, 1825.

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