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

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Genus:
Peratophyga Warren, 1894 . Novit. zool. 1 : 407.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Acidalia aerata Moore, 1867. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 643.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - both sexes [INDIA]: Darjeeling, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

A. aerata is a junior subjective synonym of Idaea hyalinata Kollar, [1844] 1848, in Hügel, Kaschmir und das Reich der Siek 4: 491.

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Junior name(s):
Peratophyga Swinhoe, 1894: 204.


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