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

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Genus:
Aracima Butler, 1878 . Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 2 : ix [index], 50.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Aracima muscosa Butler, 1878. Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 2: 51, pl.36, fig.8.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [JAPAN]: Yokohama, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species and 4 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus ARACIMA.

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Junior name(s):
Aracina ; Scudder, 1882: 26.


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