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

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Genus:
Lygranoa Butler, 1878 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 1 : 447.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Lygranoa fusca Butler, 1878. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5), 1: 447.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) JAPAN: Yokohama; Hakodate, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included DYSETHIA Warren, 1893; DYSETHIODES Warren, 1895; and LYGRANOA Butler, 1878; NABBIA Hulst, 1896; and ORTHOLITHOIDIA Wehrli, 1932 as junior synonyms of HETEROPHLEPS Herrich-Schäffer, 1854.

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