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

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Genus:
Ochodontia Lederer, 1853 . Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 3 : 175 [list],190 [key],194.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Ennomos sareptanaria Freyer, 1842. Neuere Beitr. Schmett. 4: 113, pl.353, fig.2.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [RUSSIA]: Sarepta [Krasnoarmeysk], (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

E. sareptanaria is a junior subjective synonym of Ennomos adustaria Fischer de Waldheim, 1840, Bull. Soc. imp. Nat. Moscou 1840 (1): 88.

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

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