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

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Genus:
Apolema Hulst, 1896 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23 : 324 [key], 336.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Aspilates carata Hulst, 1887. Ent. amer. 2: 211.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.A.]: Florida, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included APOLEMA Hulst, 1896; and VENILIA Duponchel, 1829 as junior synonyms of PSEUDOPANTHERA Hübner, 1823.

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