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

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Genus:
Peridelias Turner, 1919 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 44 : 263.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Peridelias aprosita Turner, 1919. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 44: 264.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male AUSTRALIA: N[orth] Q[ueensland], Evelyn Scrub, near Herberton, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 3 species in the genus PERIDELIAS.

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