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

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Genus:
Organopoda Hampson, 1893 . Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 9 : 38 [list], 147.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : STERRHINAE

Type-species:
Anisodes carnearia Walker, 1861. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 644.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(but cited as carnearia Moore, an incorrect authorship)]

Type specimens:
Holotype - female CEYLON [SRI LANKA]: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 12 species and 8 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus ORGANOPODA.

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