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

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Genus:
Arichanna Moore, 1867 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1867 : 658.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Scotosia plagifera Walker, 1866. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1686.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1895. Fauna Br. India (Moths), 3: 290.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [INDIA]: North Hindostan, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included EPICTERODES Wehrli, 1933; HEMIPYRRHA Grote, 1896; ICTERODES Butler, 1878; PARICTERODES Warren; PHYLLABRAXAS Leech, 1897; and RHYPARIA Hübner, 1825 as junior synonyms of ARICHANNA Moore, 1868.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 73 species and 19 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus ARICHANNA.

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