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

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Genus:
Amoebotricha Warren, 1901 . Novit. zool. 8 : 26.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Anticlea grataria Leech, 1891. Entomologist : 52.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [JAPAN]: Nikko; Oiwake, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species in the genus AMOEBOTRICHA.

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