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

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Genus:
Abbottana Hulst, 1896 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23 : 323 [key], 383.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena clemataria Smith, 1797. In: Smith & Abbot, Nat. Hist. lepid. Ins. Georgia 2: 201, pl.1012.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Geometridae in Wikipedia.

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

Senior name:
Eutrapela Hübner, 1809: pl.[202].


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