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

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Genus:
Iulops Prout, 1912 , in Wytsman. Genera Insect. 129 : 18 [key], 213.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Eucrostes argocrana Meyrick, 1888. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. (2), 2: 867.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male AUSTRALIA: Victoria, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

In the original combination of the type-species, the generic name was published as * Eucrostis, an incorrect subsequent spelling.

See also: Eucela Turner, 1922.

Parsons et al. (1999) included EUCELA Turner, 1922 as a junior synonym of IULOPS Prout, 1912.

Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus IULOPS.

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