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

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Genus:
Perconia Hübner, 1823 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 296.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena strigillaria Hübner, 1787. Beitr. Gesch. Schmett. 1(2): 13, pl.2, fig.I (stated in text to be fig.F., an error).    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Lhomme , 1929. Cat. Lépid. Fr. Belg. 1: 451.

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - male [GERMANY]: Augsburg, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species and 5 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus PERCONIA.

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