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

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Genus:
Lithina Hübner, 1825 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 338.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Geometra petraria Hübner, 1799. Samml. eur. Schmett. 5: pl.21, fig.113.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1896. Fauna Br. India (Moths), 4: 551.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Geometridae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to LITHINA and included species.

Junior name(s):
Loxogramma ; Agassiz, 1847: 216.
Lozogramma Stephens, 1829: 141.
Lozogramma Stephens, 1829: 44.
Lozogramma Stephens, 1831: 258.


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