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

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Genus:
Taraxineura Warren, 1900 . Novit. zool. 7 : 193.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Taraxineura carbonaria Warren, 1900. Novit. zool. 7: 194.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) COLOMBIA: Bogota, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included MELANCHROEA Agassiz, 1847; MELANDIA Boisduval, 1870; MILTOPARAEA Wallengren, 1861; and TARAXINEURA Warren, 1900 as junior synonyms of MELANCHROIA Hübner, 1819.

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