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

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Genus:
Marumona Sawamoto, 1938 . Insecta matsum. 12 : 187.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Doratoptera virescens Marumo, 1920. J. Coll. Agric. imp. Univ. Tokyo 8: 160, pl.3, fig.4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 females & 3 males & 1 female [JAPAN] & FORMOSA [TAIWAN]: Yakushima, Kosugitani, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

This genus was originally proposed in the Oenochrominae, but has since been transferred to the Ennominae by Inoue, 1955, Kontyu 55:71.

See also: Aoshachia Matsumura, 1927.

Parsons et al. (1999) included AOSHACHIA Matsumura, 1927; MARUMONA Sawamoto, 1938; and SERICANAPHE Kiriakoff, 1964 as junior synonyms of DORATOPTERA Hampson, 1895.

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