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

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Genus:
Rhynchobapta Hampson, 1895 . Fauna Br. India (Moths) 3 : 143 [key], 194.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Noreia cervinaria Moore, 1888. In: Hewitson & Moore, Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson : 233.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - both sexes INDIA: Darjeeling, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included PHANAUTA Warren, 1896 as a junior synonym of RHYNCHOBAPTA Hampson, 1895.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 5 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus RHYNCHOBAPTA.

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