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

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Genus:
Paratyria Warren, 1895 . Novit. zool. 2 : 85.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : STERRHINAE

Type-species:
Flavinia darna Schaus, 1892. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 286.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) BRAZIL: Nova Friburgo, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species and 2 subspecies in the genus PARATYRIA.

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