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

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Genus:
Hydatoscia Warren, 1904 . Novit. zool. 11 : 101.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Trygodes ategua Druce, 1892. Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera), 2: 107, pl.51, fig.12.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(cited as *ategna, a misspelling of ategua)]

Type specimens:
Syntypes - both sexes MEXICO, COATEPEC: Guatemala, in the city; Las Mercedes; San Isidro; Pantaleon; San Geronimo, Panama, Chiriqui; Bugaba, 800 to 1500 feet, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 3 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus HYDATOSCIA.

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