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

Genus details

Search again

Genus:
Picrophylla Turner, 1922 . Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 46 : 287.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Picrophylla hyleora Turner, 1922. Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 46: 288.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male, 1 female AUSTRALIA: Queensland, Eumundi, near Nambour; National Park, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus PICROPHYLLA Turner, 1922 and a further 1 species in the genus "PICROPHYLLA".

Learn more about Geometridae in Wikipedia

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to PICROPHYLLA and included species.


Submit correction/addition