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

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Genus:
Aplodes Guenée, 1857 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 9 : 376.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Aplodes mimosaria Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 377.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hulst , 1896. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23: 315.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [U.S.A.]: California, (MCZ, Boston).. Fletcher (1979) cites "[U.S.A.]: Georgia. CANADA" as the type data.

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

See also: Hipparchiscus Walsh, 1864.

Parsons et al. (1999) included ANAPLODES Packard, 1876; ANNEMORIA Packard, 1876; APLODES Guenée, 1858; BLECHROMA Möschler, 1882; DRYADOPSIS Warren, 1897; EUNEMORIA Packard, 1873; HIPPARCHISCUS Walsh, 1864; LEPTOGRAPHA Hübner, 1823; MIANTONOTA Warren, 1895; and RACHEOSPILA GUenée, 1858 as junior synonyms of NEMORIA Hübner, 1818.

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