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

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Genus:
Hulstina Dyar, 1903 . Proc. ent. Soc. Wash. 5 : 178.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Hulstina terlineata Dyar, 1903. Proc. ent. Soc. Wash. 5: 178.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 5 [U.S.A.]: Utah, Stockton, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

H. terlineata is a junior subjective synonym of Cleora formosata Hulst, 1896, Trans. Am. ent. Soc. 23: 357. See also: Monroa Warren, 1904.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 8 species and 4 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus HULSTINA.

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