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

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Genus:
Plemyriopsis Warren, 1895 . Novit. zool. 2 : 117.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Erosia distincta Walker, 1861. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 844.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) - female BRAZIL: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Dineurodes populonia Druce, 1893, cited by Warren, 1895, ibidem 2: 118, as a synonym of Erosia distincta , is a distinct species now included in the genus Rhinura Warren, 1904.

Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus PLEMYRIOPSIS.

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