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

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Genus:
Hyalinetta Swinhoe, 1894 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1894 : 202.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Lagyra megaspila Moore, 1867. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 616.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - male [INDIA]: Bengal, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Page 1 and the cover of Part I of Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1894 were incorrectly dated March and April respectively. The correct date of publication of Part I, 11 May 1894, was established in 1895, Proc. ent. Soc. Lond. 1894: xxxv.

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

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Junior name(s):
Leptesthes Warren, 1894: 445.


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