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

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Genus:
Therapis Hübner, 1823 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 288.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Geometra flavicaria Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung syst. Werkes. Schmett. Wienergegend : 104.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Fletcher , 1979. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 3: 204.

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) HUNGARY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included CAUSTOLOMA Lederer, 1853 as a junior synonym of THERAPIS Hübner, 1823.

Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus THERAPIS.

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Junior name(s):
Caulostoma ; Packard, 1876: 459, 472.
Caustoloma Lederer, 1853: 176 (list), 203 (key), 209.


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