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

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Genus:
Pterotocera Staudinger, 1882 . Stett. ent. Ztg 43 : 59.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Pterotocera declinata Staudinger, 1882. Stett. ent. Ztg 43: 59.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male SAISAN: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included CONIODES Hulst, 1896; METRIOCERA Djakonov, 1949; PTEROTOCERA Staudinger, 1882; and RHAPHIDODEMAS Hulst, 1896 as junior synonyms of PHIGALIA Duponchel, 1829.

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