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

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Genus:
Hemicopha Warren, 1907 . Novit. zool. 14 : 293.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Hemicopha xanthomelaena Warren, 1907. Novit. zool. 14: 294.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males, 3 females PERU: Carabaya, R. Huacamayo; R. Inambari, La Oroya, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus HEMICOPHA.

Pitkin (2002) included Eupileta Warren, 1905; Neozuga Warren, 1906; Hemicopha Warren, 1907; and Mesobomba Warren, 1907 as junior synonyms of Phaludia Schaus, 1901.

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