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

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Genus:
Antictenia Prout, 1910 , in Wytsman. Genera Insect. 104 : 6 [key], 43.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : OENOCHROMINAE

Type-species:
Monoctenia punctunculus Lucas, 1892. Proc. R. Soc. Qd 8: 84.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - both sexes AUSTRALIA: [Queensland], Brisbane, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species in the genus ANTICTENIA.

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