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

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Genus:
Hemipyrrha Grote, 1896 . Proc. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1896 : xv.

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena melanaria Linnaeus, 1758. Systema Naturae (Edn 10), 1: 521. [(of Rhyparia Hübner, [1825])]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hulst , 1896. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23: 331.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Hemipyrrha was proposed as the objective replacement name for Rhyparia Hübner, [1825].

Parsons et al. (1999) included EPICTERODES Wehrli, 1933; HEMIPYRRHA Grote, 1896; ICTERODES Butler, 1878; PARICTERODES Warren; PHYLLABRAXAS Leech, 1897; and RHYPARIA Hübner, 1825 as junior synonyms of ARICHANNA Moore, 1868.

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Junior name(s):
Rhyparia Hübner, 1825: 305.


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