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

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Genus:
Hymenodria McDunnough, 1954 . Bull. amer. Mus. nat. Hist. 104 : 337.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Hydriomena mediodentata Barnes & McDunnough, 1911. J. N.Y. ent. Soc. 19: 160.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female [U.S.A.]: Arizona, Palmerlee, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

In the original combination of the type-species, the generic name was published as * Hydriomene, an incorrect subsequent spelling of Hydriomena Hübner, [1825].

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

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