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

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Genus:
Parectropis Sato, 1980 . Tyô to Ga = Trans. Lep. Soc. Japan 31(1-2) : 41.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Geometra extersaria Hübner, 1799. Samml. eur. Schmett. 5: pl.30, fig.159.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
? by original designation/monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 10 species and 4 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus PARECTROPIS.

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