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

Genus details

Search again

Genus:
Micrabraxas Butler, 1889 . Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 7 : 23 [index], 113.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Micrabraxas punctigera Butler, 1889. Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 7: 113, pl.137, fig.7.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - male [INDIA]: Kangra district, Dharmsala, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 13 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus MICRABRAXAS.

Learn more about Geometridae in Wikipedia

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to MICRABRAXAS and included species.


Submit correction/addition