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

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Genus:
Hypenorhynchus Hampson, 1895 . Fauna Br. India (Moths) 3 : 332 [key], 340.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Lygranoa erectilineata Moore, 1888. In: Hewitson & Moore, Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson : 272.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) INDIA: Khasia Hills, (MNHU, Berlin)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus HYPENORHYNCHUS.

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