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

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Genus:
Parrhesia Warren, 1897 . Novit. zool. 4 : 465.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Parrhesia nigrivena Warren, 1897. Novit. zool. 4: 465.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) COLOMBIA: Bogota, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included PARRHESIA Warren, 1897 as a junior synonym of ASTYOCHIA Druce, 1885.

Pitkin (2002) included Parrhesia Warren, 1897; and Lissocharis Warren, 1900 as junior synonyms of Astyochia Druce, 1885.

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