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

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Genus:
Phaludia Schaus, 1901 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 27 : 242.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Phaludia janeira Schaus, 1901. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 27: 243.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [BRAZIL]: Rio [de] Janeiro, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus PHALUDIA.

Pitkin (2002) included Eupileta Warren, 1905; Neozuga Warren, 1906; Hemicopha Warren, 1907; and Mesobomba Warren, 1907 as junior synonyms of Phaludia Schaus, 1901.

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