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

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Genus:
Anthyperythra Swinhoe, 1891 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1891 : 485.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Anthyperythra hermearia Swinhoe, 1891. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 485, pl.19, fig.9.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 5 males [INDIA]: Khasia Hills, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 3 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus ANTHYPERYTHRA.

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