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

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Genus:
Perigramma Guenée, 1857 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 10 : 215.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Perigramma nervaria Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 10: 215. [; 1858, ibidem Atlas: pl.9, fig.1]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - female BRAZIL: ? Locality, (MNHN, Paris)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Unknown

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 11 species in the genus PERIGRAMMA.

Pitkin (2002) included Genussa Walker, [1865] as a junior synonym of Perigramma Guenée, [1858].


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