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

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Genus:
Sibatania Inoué, 1944 . Trans. Kansai ent. Soc. 14(1) : 66.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Cidaria mactata Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875. Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.132, fig.40.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - female(s) JAPAN: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species and 4 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus SIBATANIA.

According to Blackwell, 2002 Synergy-Research 32 (4): 205-222 SIBATANIA belongs in the Larentiinae: Cidariini (pers. comm. Peter Roelofs).

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