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

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Genus:
Maeandrogonaria Butler, 1893 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 12 : 460.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Maeandrogonaria valentina Butler, 1893. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6), 12: 460.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype CHILE: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

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

Pitkin (2002) included Huechulafquenia Orfila & Schajovski, 1964 as a junior synonym of Maeandrogonaria Butler, 1893.

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