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

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Genus:
Pellonia Duponchel, 1829 , in Godart & Duponchel. Hist. nat. Lépid. Papillons Fr. 7(2) : 109 [key]. [1830, ibidem 8 (1): 130.]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : STERRHINAE

Type-species:
[Phalaena] vibicaria Clerck, 1759. Icon. Insect. rariorum 1: pl.3, fig.2.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

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

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included DELOCHARIS Butler, 1883; LEPTOSIDIA Hampson, 1903; and PELLONIA Duponchel, 1829 as junior synonyms of RHODOSTROPHIA Hübner, 1823.

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