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

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Genus:
Nepytia Hulst, 1896 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23 : 320 [key], 344.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Endropia semiclusaria Walker, 1862. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1506.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: . Type locality unknown

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 13 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus NEPYTIA.

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