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

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Genus:
Stinoptila Turner, 1947 . Proc. R. Soc. Qd 58 : 103.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Stinoptila acontistica Turner, 1947. Proc. R. Soc. Qd 58: 103.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male AUSTRALIA: South Australia, Kangaroo Island, [American River], (ANIC, Canberra)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included AMELORA Meyrick, 1892; LIODES Guenée, 1857; STINOPTILA Turner, 1947; and XANTHOLEPIDOTE Gumppenberg, 1887 as junior synonyms of AMELORA Guest, 1887.

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