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

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Genus:
Rhopalista Warren, 1897 . Novit. zool. 4 : 455.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Cidaria ignifera Thierry-Mieg, 1894. Annls Soc. ent. Fr. 63: 52.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) BOLIVIA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999, in Scoble) RHOPALISTA Warren, 1897 as a junior synonym of HAMMAPTERA Herrich-Schäffer, 1855.

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