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

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Genus:
Hipparchiscus Walsh, 1864 . Proc. Boston Soc. nat. Hist. 9 : 300.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Hipparchiscus venustus Walsh, 1864. Proc. Boston Soc. nat. Hist. 9: 301.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [NORTH AMERICA]: [eastern], (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

H. venustus is a junior subjective synonym of Aplodes mimosaria Guenée, 1857, in Boisduval & Guenée, Hist. nat. Insectes (Spec. gén. Lépid.) 9: 377.

See also: Aplodes Guenée, 1857.

Parsons et al. (1999) included ANAPLODES Packard, 1876; ANNEMORIA Packard, 1876; APLODES Guenée, 1858; BLECHROMA Möschler, 1882; DRYADOPSIS Warren, 1897; EUNEMORIA Packard, 1873; HIPPARCHISCUS Walsh, 1864; LEPTOGRAPHA Hübner, 1823; MIANTONOTA Warren, 1895; and RACHEOSPILA GUenée, 1858 as junior synonyms of NEMORIA Hübner, 1818.

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