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

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Genus:
Parentephria Yazaki, 1995 . Tinea 14(Supplement 2) : 7.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Glaucopteryx stellata Warren, 1893. In: Boisduval & Guenée, Hist. nat. Ins. 10: 443.

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

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - female INDIA: Sikkim, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species in the genus PARENTEPHRIA.

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