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

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Genus:
Kyrtolitha Staudinger, 1892 . Dt. ent. Z. 5 : 213.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Kyrtolitha obstinata Staudinger, 1892. Dt. ent. Z. 5: 213, pl.2, fig.18.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) CENTRAL ASIA: Issyk-Kul, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included CYRTOLITHA Staudinger, 1892 as a junior synonym of KYRTOLITHA Staudinger, 1892.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 5 species in the genus KYRTOLITHA.

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Junior name(s):
Cyrtolitha ; Staudinger, 1901: 281.


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