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

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Genus:
Onychora Meyrick, 1892 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1892 : 101 [key], 123.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Numeria agaritharia Dardoin, 1842. Annls Soc. ent. Fr. 11: 201, pl.8, figs 3, 4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [FRANCE]: not stated, (? Depository)..

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

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