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

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Genus:
Apostegania Prout, 1932 . Novit. zool. 37 : 230.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : STERRHINAE

Type-species:
Stegania crina Swinhoe, 1892. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 14, pl.1, fig.14.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [INDIA]: Khasia Hills, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus APOSTEGANIA.

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