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

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Genus:
Miantonota Warren, 1895 . Novit. zool. 2 : 89. [Nomenclaturally available, but without described species being included until Warren, 1897, Novit. zool. 4: 425.]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Miantonota integra Warren, 1897. Novit. zool. 4: 425.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [BRAZIL]: Petropolis; Novo Friburgo, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

A correction to the original diagnosis of the genus was published by Warren, 1901, Novit. zool. 8: 447.

Parsons et al. (1999) included ANAPLODES Packard, 1876; ANNEMORIA Packard, 1876; APLODES Guenée, 1858; BLECHROMA Möschler, 1882; DRYADOPSIS Warren, 1897; EUNEMORIA Packard, 1873; HIPPARCHISCUS Walsh, 1864; LEPTOGRAPHA Hübner, 1823; MIANTONOTA Warren, 1895; and RACHEOSPILA GUenée, 1858 as junior synonyms of NEMORIA Hübner, 1818.

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