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

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Genus:
Spilopera Warren, 1893 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1893 : 402.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Heterolocha debilis Butler, 1878. Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 2: 47, pl.35, fig.9.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [JAPAN]: Hakodaté, (BMNH, London)..

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

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