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

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Genus:
Sceleuthrix Wehrli, 1943 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 4(Suppl.) : 528.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Boarmia tetraspilaria Wehrli, 1924. Mitt. m√ľnch. Ent. Ges. 14: 140, pl.1, fig.25.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [CHINA]: Lienping, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Sceleuthrix was originally proposed as a subgenus of Boarmia Treitschke, 1825.
The part of Seitz containing page 528 has appeared only in the German edition; on page 521 its date of publication is stated to be 21.viii.1943.

Parsons et al. (1999) included SCELEUTHRIX Wehrli, 1943 as a junior synonym of ULIURA Warren, 1904.

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