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

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Genus:
Heteroctenia Warren, 1894 . Novit. zool. 1 : 461.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Sabulodes pectinicornata GuenĂ©e, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 45.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 4 species in the genus HETEROCTENIA.

Pitkin (2002) included Heteroctenia Warren, 1894; Paracomistis Warren, 1895; Spilocraspeda Warren, 1895; and Mimoprora Warren, 1904 as junior synonyms of Isochromodes Warren, 1894.

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