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

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Genus:
Solitanea Djakonov, 1924 . Russk. ent. Obozr. 18 : 184.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Larentia defricata P√ľngeler, 1903. Dt. ent. Z. Iris 16: 293, pl.6, fig.10.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male JAPAN: Nikko, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species in the genus SOLITANEA.

According to Fauna Europeae SOLITANEA belongs in the tribe Solitaneini.

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