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

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Genus:
Apopetelia Wehrli, 1936 . Ent. Rdsch. 53 : 567.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Tacparia morosa Butler, 1881. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 403.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) JAPAN: Tokyo, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ALANA Walker, 1866 [August 4]; and APOPETELIA Wehrli, 1936 as junior synonyms of ASTYGISA Walker, 1864.

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