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

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Genus:
Synecta Warren, 1897 . Novit. zool. 4 : 472.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Synecta griseola Warren, 1897. Novit. zool. 4: 473.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [BOLIVIA]: ten miles above Mapiri, 2000 feet, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 6 species in the genus SYNECTA.

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