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

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Genus:
Hymenocharta Warren, 1897 . Novit. zool. 4 : 84.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Hymenocharta triplagiata Warren, 1897. Novit. zool. 4: 84.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males & 2 females GERMAN EAST AFRICA [TANZANIA]: Dar-es-Salaam, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included HYMENOCHARTA Warren, 1897; and TUERCKHEIMIA Dewitz, 1881 as junior synonyms of PITTHEA Walker, 1854 [May 13].

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