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

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Genus:
Ophiogramma Hübner, 1831 . Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 3 : 37.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : DESMOBATHRINAE

Type-species:
Ophiogramma injunctaria Hübner, 1831. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 3: 37, pl.[99], figs 573, 574.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [BRAZIL]: Rio [de] Janeiro, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included EUCTENACHLORA Warren, 1894 as a junior synonym of OPHIOGRAMMA Hübner, 1831.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 8 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus OPHIOGRAMMA.

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