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

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Genus:
Hethemia Ferguson, 1969 . Bull. Peabody Mus. nat. Hist. 29 : 222.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Nemoria pistasciaria GuenĂ©e, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 348.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female AMERIQUE SEPTENTRIONALE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Hethemia was earlier published as a nomen nudum in 1967, Diss. Abstr. 28B: 2466.

Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus HETHEMIA.

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