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

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Genus:
Hypoplectis Hübner, 1823 . Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 2 : 12. [[1823] 1816, Verz. bekannter Schmett.: 297.]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Hypoplectis pertextaria Hübner, 1823. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 2: 12, pl.[42], figs 239, 240.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Fletcher , 1979. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 3: 106.

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) SURINAM: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ANGERONOPSIS Warren, 1894 as a junior synonym of HYPOPLECTIS Hübner, 1823.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species in the genus HYPOPLECTIS.

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Junior name(s):
Angeronopsis Warren, 1894: 401.


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