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

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Genus:
Paraptychodes Warren, 1894 . Novit. zool. 1 : 379.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : OENOCHROMINAE

Type-species:
Aletis tenuis Butler, 1878. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 385.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) ZANZIBAR [TANZANIA]: Dar-es-Salaam, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 3 species in the genus PARAPTYCHODES.

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