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

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Genus:
Pachytyla Lower, 1903 . Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 27 : 192.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Pachytyla doliopa Lower, 1903. Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 27: 193.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) AUSTRALIA: New South Wales, Broken Hill, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

P. doliopa is a junior subjective synonym of Dysbatus singularis Butler, 1886, Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1886: 395.

See also: Dysbatus Butler, 1886 and Anomoctena Turner, 1917.

Parsons et al. (1999) included ANOMOCTENA Turner, 1917; and PACHYTYLA Lower, 1903 as junior synonyms of DYSBATUS Butler, 1886.

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