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

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Genus:
Apotheta Turner, 1931 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 56 : 334.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : OENOCHROMINAE

Type-species:
Apotheta tanymita Turner, 1931. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 56: 335.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males AUSTRALIA: Western Australia, Merredin, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus APOTHETA.

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