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

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Genus:
Androchela McQuillan, 1996 . Invertebrate Taxonomy 10(3) : 491.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Crocallis newmannaria GuenĂ©e, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 169.    [BHLBHL]

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

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [AUSTRALIA]: Van Dieman [Tasmania], (MNHN, Paris)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 3 species in the genus ANDROCHELA.

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