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

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Genus:
Anochthera Goldfinch, 1944 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 69 : 196.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Anochthera indistincta Goldfinch, 1944. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 69: 196.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male AUSTRALIA: New South Wales, Probably from Sydney or Newcastle, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ANOCHTHERA Goldfinch, 1944; and STATHMORRHOPA Meyrick, 1892 as junior synonyms of PARALAEA Guest, 1887.

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