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

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Genus:
Puebla Rindge, 1972 . Bull. amer. Mus. nat. Hist. 149 : 350 [key], 364.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Boarmia aztecaria Schaus, 1897. J. N.Y. ent. Soc. 5: 165.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) MEXICO: Orizaba; Oaxaca, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Puebla was originally proposed as a subgenus of Mericisca Hulst, 1896.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species in the genus PUEBLA.

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