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

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Genus:
Stamnodes Guenée, 1857 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 10 : 515.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Fidonia pauperaria Eversmann, 1848. Bull. Soc. Nat. Mosc. 21(3): 224.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [RUSSIA]: Steppen der Songarei, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included GRAMMICOPTERYX Thierry-Mieg, 1904; LISSOPSIS Warren, 1894; MARMOPTERYX Packard, 1874; SYNNEURIA Mabille, 1885 and TORA Walker, 1867as junior synonyms of STAMNODES Guenée, 1857.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 62 species and 24 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus STAMNODES.

According to Fauna Europeae STAMNODES belongs in the Tribe Stamnodini.

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