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

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Genus:
Macqueenia Turner, 1947 . Proc. R. Soc. Qd 58 : 101.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Macqueenia chionoptila Turner, 1947. Proc. R. Soc. Qd 58: 102.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) AUSTRALIA: Queensland, Milmerran, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ABSYRTES Guenée, 1857; MACQUEENIA Turner, 1947; PLUSARGYRIA Herrich-Schäffer, 1855; and THALAINODES Lower, 1902 as junior synonyms of THALAINA Walker, 1855 [June 9].

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