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

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Genus:
Heteroptila Turner, 1917 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 42 : 369.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Selidosema argoplaca Meyrick, 1892. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. (2), 6: 615.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) AUSTRALIA: New South Wales, Sydney; South Australia, Quorn, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included HETEROPTILA Turner, 1917as a junior synonym of GASTRINODES Warren, 1898.

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