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

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Genus:
Anoectomychus Prout, 1915 . Novit. zool. 22 : 339.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Luxiaria pudens Swinhoe, 1904. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 504.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - female(s) [NIGERIA]: River Niger, Sapele, (BMNH, London)..

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

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