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

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Genus:
Ortholithoidia Wehrli, 1932 . Ent. Rdsch. 49 : 221.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Heterophleps euthygramma Wehrli, 1932. Ent. Rdsch. 49: 221, fig.2.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [CHINA]: [Szechwan], Kunkalashan, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Ortholithoidia was originally proposed as a subgenus of Heterophleps Herrich-Schäffer, [1854].

Parsons et al. (1999) included DYSETHIA Warren, 1893; DYSETHIODES Warren, 1895; and LYGRANOA Butler, 1878; NABBIA Hulst, 1896; and ORTHOLITHOIDIA Wehrli, 1932 as junior synonyms of HETEROPHLEPS Herrich-Schäffer, 1854.

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