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

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Genus:
Hypographa Guenée, 1858 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 9 : 189.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : OENOCHROMINAE

Type-species:
Hypographa phlegetonaria Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 190. [; 1858, ibidem Atlas: pl.19, figs 2, 32]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - male AUSTRALIA: Tasmanie [Tasmania], (MNHN, Paris)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Unknown

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included NEOLISSOMMA Goldfinch, 1944 as a junior synonym of HYPOGRAPHA Guenée, 1858.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 4 species in the genus HYPOGRAPHA.

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