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

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Genus:
Apicrena Pearsall, 1911 . Can. Ent. 43 : 205, fig.11.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Apicrena calcaria Pearsall, 1911. Can. Ent. 43: 205.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: Arizona, Yuma County, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included APICRENA Pearsall, 1911; and GORYTODES Guenée, 1858 as junior synonyms of PLATAEA Herrich-Schäffer, 1855.

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