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

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Genus:
Psilotaphria Warren, 1895 . Novit. zool. 2 : 154.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Eurytaphria bisinuata Hampson, 1895. Fauna Br. India (Moths), 3: 188.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - both sexes [INDIA]: Sikkim, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included MICROXENA Warren, 1897; and PSILOTAPHRIA Warren, 1895 as junior synonyms of EURYTAPHRIA Warren, 1893.

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