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

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Genus:
Necyopa Walker, 1861 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (23) : 950 [key]. [Nomenclaturally available, but without included species until Walker, 1862, ibidem 24: 1709.]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Necyopa flatipennata Walker, 1862. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1079.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - male [BORNEO]: SARAWAK: ? Locality, (OUM, Oxford)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included POLYLOPHODES Warren, 1896 as a junior synonym of NECYOPA Walker, 1861.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 5 species in the genus NECYOPA.

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