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

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Genus:
Taeniophila Staudinger, 1897 . Dt. ent. Z. 10 : 21.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Acidalia unio Oberthür, 1880. Étud. ent. 5: 50, pl.9, fig.12.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male ? COUNTRY: Askold Island, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus TAENIOPHILA.

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