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

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Genus:
Stygomorpha Thierry-Mieg, 1899 . Annls Soc. ent. Belg. 43 : 21.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Erebomorpha fulguraria Walker, 1860. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 495.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: [northern], (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included MESASTRAPE Warren, 1894; and STYGOMORPHA Thierry-Mieg, 1899 as junior synonyms of EREBOMORPHA Walker, 1860.

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