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

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Ischnopteris Hübner, 1823 . Samml. exot. Schmett. 2 : pl.[222].    [BHLBHL]

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Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:

Ischnopteris chlorata Hübner, 1823. Samml. exot. Schmett. 2: pl.[222], figs 1-4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: . Type locality unknown

Parsons et al. (1999) included AMBLURODES Warren, 1900; ISCHNOPTERIX Hübner, 1825; ISCHNOPTERYX Agassiz, 1847; SYRTODES Guenée, 1858; and TRICHOSTICHIA Warren, 1895 as junior synonyms of ISCHNOPTERIS Hübner, 1823.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 35 species and 6 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus ISCHNOPTERIS Hübner, 1823 and a further 4 species in the genus "ISCHNOPTERIS".

Pitkin (2002) included Ischnopterix Hübner, [1825] 1816; Ischnopteryx Agassiz, 1847; Trichostichia Warren, 1895; Amblurodes Warren, 1900; and Anischnopteris Rindge, 1983 as junior synonyms of Ischnopteris Hübner, [1823] 1806.

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