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

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Genus:
Paragyrtis Meyrick, 1905 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1905 : 222.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : OENOCHROMINAE

Type-species:
Panagra inostentata Walker, 1861. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1012.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 8 males AUSTRALIA: [Queensland], Moreton Bay; [New South Wales], Sydney, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

See also: Adeixis Warren, 1897.

Parsons et al. (1999) included PARAGYRTIS Meyrick, 1905 as a junior synonym of ADEIXIS Warren, 1897.

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