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

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Genus:
Paraphoides Rindge, 1964 . Am. Mus. Novit. (No. 2189) : 11.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Tephrosia bura Druce, 1892. Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera), 2: 77, pl.48, fig.14.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) GUATEMALA: Totonicapam, 8500 to 10,500 feet, Volcan de Agua, 8500 to 10,500 feet; Las Mercedes, 3000 feet, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 5 species in the genus PARAPHOIDES.

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