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

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Genus:
Rectopis Inoué, 1943 . Trans. Kansai ent. Soc. 12(2) : 24.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Tephrosia sinearia Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 269.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) CHINA: north, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

See also: Phanerothyris Warren, 1895.

Parsons et al. (1999) included RECTOPIS Inoue, 1943 as a junior synonym of PHANEROTHYRIS Warren, 1895.

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Junior name(s):
Syllegusina Wehrli, 1943: 540.


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