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

Genus details

Search again

Genus:
Microxydia Warren, 1895 . Novit. zool. 2 : 148.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Stegania orsitaria Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 10: 49.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male, 2 females BRAZIL: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 11 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus MICROXYDIA.

Learn more about Geometridae in Wikipedia

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


Submit correction/addition