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

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Genus:
Acrasia Rogenhöfer, 1875 . Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) 2(Abt. 2) : Erklärung pl.131.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Acrasia crinita Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875. Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.131, fig.26.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - male SOUTH AFRICA: Knysna, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus ACRASIA.

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