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

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Genus:
Penthophlebia Warren, 1894 . Novit. zool. 1 : 425.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Genussa radiata Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875. Reise √∂st. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.130, fig.8.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - male [BRAZIL]: Amazonas, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 6 species in the genus PENTHOPHLEBIA.

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