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

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Genus:
Hypodoxa Prout, 1912 , in Wytsman. Genera Insect. 129 : 10 [key], 33.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Hypochroma emiliaria Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 280.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) AUSTRALIA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Hypochroma emiliaria was a Doubleday manuscript name published by Guenée.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 17 species and 13 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus HYPODOXA.

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