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

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Genus:
Teinocladia Felder, 1874 . Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) 2(Abt. 2) : pl.96, fig.9. [1875, ibidem Erklärung Tafeln 75 bis 107:9]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Teinocladia cuculloides Felder, 1874. In: Felder & Rogenhofer, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.96, fig.9.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [AUSTRALIA]: Tasmania, (? Depository).. Cited by Felder, 1875, ibidem 2 (Abt.2) Erklärung to pls 75-107: 9

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

This genus was placed in the Notodontidae by Kirby, 1892, Synonymic Cat. Lepid. Heterocera 1: 930, but was transferred to the Geometridae by Turner, 1903, Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 28: 75.

Watson, Fletcher & Nye (1980) stated:-

Teinocladia when established was not placed in a family; it was placed in the Notodontidae by Kirby, 1892, Synonymic Cat. Lepid. Heterocera 1: 930; and it was transferred to the Geometridae by Turner, 1903, Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 28: 75.

Parsons et al. (1999) included TEINOCLADIA Felder, 1874 as junior synonyms of CAPUSA Walker, 1857.

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