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

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Genus:
Heteresthes Warren, 1902 . Novit. zool. 9 : 354.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Heteresthes subrubra Warren, 1902. Novit. zool. 9: 354.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female SOLOMON ISLANDS: Bougainville, (BMNH, London)..

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

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