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

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Genus:
Obeidia Walker, 1862 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (24) : 1107 [key], 1139.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Obeidia vagipardata Walker, 1862. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1139.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male CHINA (NORTH): ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included EPOBEIDIA Wehrli, 1939; and PAROBEIDIA Walker, 1862 as junior synonyms of OBEIDIA Walker, 1862 [March 8].

Parsons et al. (1999) included 15 species and 15 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus OBEIDIA.

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