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

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Genus:
Metaterpna Yazaki, 1992 . Tinea 13(Suppl. 2) : 8.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Terpna differens Warren, 1909. Novit. zool. 16: 124.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
? by original designation/monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male INDIA: (north) Kulu district, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species in the genus METATERPNA.

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