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

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Genus:
Stenalcidia Warren, 1897 . Novit. zool. 4 : 470.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Tephrosia quisquiliaria GuenĂ©e, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 261.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male BRAZIL: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 60 species in the genus STENALCIDIA.

Pitkin (2002) included Stenalcidia Warren, 1897 as a junior synonym of Physocleora Warren, 1897.

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