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

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Genus:
Halophanes Warren, 1900 . Novit. zool. 7 : 102.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Maxates xanthochlora Swinhoe, 1894. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6), 14: 135.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: Khasia Hills, Cherrapunji, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ACRORTHA Warren, 1896; DIPLODESMA Warren, 1896; and HALPHANES Warren, 1900 as junior synonyms of IDIOCHLORA Warren, 1896.

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