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

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Genus:
Paragathia Warren, 1902 . Novit. zool. 9 : 495.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Paragathia albimarginata Warren, 1902. Novit. zool. 9: 495.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: . Type-locality not known. Stated to be [MOZAMBIQUE], Delagoa Bay or ANGOLA. The series associated with the male holotype in the BMNH includes specimens from both localities

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus PARAGATHIA.

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