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

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Genus:
Pamphlebia Warren, 1897 . Novit. zool. 4 : 213.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Amaurinia rubrolimbraria GuenĂ©e, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 386.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(but cited as *rubrolimbaria, an incorrect subsequent spelling)]

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

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included PARACHLORISSA Inoue, 1961 as a junior synonym of PAMPHLEBIA Warren, 1897.

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

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