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

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Genus:
Kauaiina Riotte, 1978 . Ent. Z., Frankf. a.M. 88(8) : 78.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Xanthorhoe ioxantha Meyrick, 1899. Fauna hawaii. 1(2): 165, pl.4, fig.23.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
? by original designation/monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female [HAWAII]: Kaui, Kaholuamano, 4000 ft, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 7 species in the genus KAUAIINA.

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