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

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Genus:
Phaeoura Hulst, 1896 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23 : 321 [key], 359.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Eubyja mexicanaria Grote, 1883. Trans. Kans. Acad. Sci. 8: 51.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - male [U.S.A.]: New Mexico, [?Las Vegas Hot Springs], (AMNH, New York)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Unknown

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included NACOPHORA Hulst, 1896 as a junior synonym of PHAEOURA Hulst, 1896.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 13 species in the genus PHAEOURA.

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