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

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Genus:
Proteostrenia Warren, 1895 . Novit. zool. 2 : 153.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Epione strenioides Butler, 1878. Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 2: 46, pl.35, fig.6.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [JAPAN]: Yokohama, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included SCARDOSTRENIA Sterneck, 1928 as a junior synonym of PROTEOSTRENIA Warren, 1895.

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

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