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

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Genus:
Ochroplutodes Warren, 1895 . Novit. zool. 2 : 120.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Ochroplutodes sordida Warren, 1895. Novit. zool. 2: 120.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male ?AFRICA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

O. sordida is a junior subjective synonym of Hyperythra haturata Walker, 1860, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 20: 127.

Parsons et al. (1999) included CAENARTHRIA Warren, 1894; and NEOPOLITA Warren, 1904 as junior synonyms of OCHROPLUTODES Warren 1895.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 4 species in the genus OCHROPLUTODES.

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Junior name(s):
Caenarthria Warren, 1894: 439.


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