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

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Genus:
Heterothera Inoué, 1943 . Trans. Kansai ent. Soc. 12(2) : 12.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Cidaria postalbida Wileman, 1911. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 325.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male JAPAN: Tokyo, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included VIIDALEPPIA Inoue, 1982 as a junior synonym of HETEROTHERA Inoue, 1943.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 13 species and 5 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus HETEROTHERA.

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