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

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Genus:
Matanga Holloway, 1997 . Malay. Nat. J. 51(Moths of Borneo 10) : 201.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Cidaria rubicunda Swinhoe, 1902. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 647.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - female BORNEO: Matang, 3600 ft, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus MATANGA.

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