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

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Genus:
Tacparia Walker, 1860 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (20) : 233.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Tacparia zalissaria Walker, 1860. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 234.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 4 males [NORTH AMERICA]: [possibly Georgia or Florida], (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included APAECASIA Hulst, 1896 as a junior synonym of TACPARIA Walker, 1869.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 3 species in the genus TACPARIA.

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