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

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Genus:
Plateoplia Warren, 1909 . Novit. zool. 16 : 120.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Tephrinopsis ochriciliata Warren, 1901. Novit. zool. 8: 214.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males ANGOLA: Cubal River, (BMNH, London)..

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

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