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

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Genus:
Polyacme Warren, 1896 . Novit. zool. 3 : 418.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Polyacme dentata Warren, 1896. Novit. zool. 3: 418.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 females [LOYALTY ISLANDS]: Lifu Island, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ANISOGRAPHE Warren, 1897l; GONOPHAGA Warren, 1897; and LOBOPHYSA Warren, 1906 as junior synonyms of POLYACME Warren, 1896.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 8 species in the genus POLYACME.

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