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

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Genus:
Parachoreutes Warren, 1897 . Novit. zool. 4 : 416.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : OENOCHROMINAE

Type-species:
Parachoreutes subpurpurea Warren, 1897. Novit. zool. 4: 417.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female BRITISH GUIANA [GUYANA]: Rio Demerara, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included LEPTOCTENISTA Warren, 1894; and PARACHOREUTES Warren, 1897 as junior synonyms of LEPTOCTENOPSIS Warren, 1895.

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