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

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Genus:
Loweria Goldfinch, 1944 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 69 : 194.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Amelora heteropa Lower, 1901. Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 25: 64.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 3, both sexes AUSTRALIA: New South Wales, Broken Hill, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ANGELIA Lower, 1944 as a junior synonym of LOWERIA Goldfinch, 1944.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 10 species in the genus LOWERIA.

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Junior name(s):
Angelia Lower, 1903: 193.


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