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

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Genus:
Anteia Meyrick, 1886 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1886 : 201.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : URANIIDAE : MICRONIINAE

Type-species:
Anteia ithygramma Meyrick, 1886. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 201.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [NEW GUINEA]: [Bismarck Archipelago], New Britain, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

A. ithygramma is a junior subjective synonym of Micronia justaria Walker, 1861, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 23: 821.


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