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

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Genus:
Tetracis Guenée, 1857 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 9 : 140.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Tetracis crocallata Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 141.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hulst , 1896. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23: 382.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) AMERIQUE SEPTENTRIONALE [NORTH AMERICA]: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 10 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus TETRACIS.

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