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

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Genus:
Anthometra Boisduval, 1840 . Genera Index meth. Eur. Lepid. : 231.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : STERRHINAE

Type-species:
Anthometra plumularia Boisduval, 1840. Genera Index meth. Eur. Lepid. : 231.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) SPAIN: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Anthometra and plumularia were Rambur manuscript names published by Boisduval.

Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus ANTHOMETRA.

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