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

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Genus:
Phyllabraxas Leech, 1897 . Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 19 : 441.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Phyllabraxas curvaria Leech, 1897. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6), 19: 441, pl.7, fig.3.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 5, male, female CHINA (WESTERN): Tachien-lu [Kangding]; Moupin; Omei-shan, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included EPICTERODES Wehrli, 1933; HEMIPYRRHA Grote, 1896; ICTERODES Butler, 1878; PARICTERODES Warren; PHYLLABRAXAS Leech, 1897; and RHYPARIA Hübner, 1825 as junior synonyms of ARICHANNA Moore, 1868.

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