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

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Genus:
Acrodontis Wehrli, 1931 . Ent. Rdsch. 48 : 15, 25, 41.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Ennomos aenigma Prout, 1914. Ent. Mitt. 3: 263.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female FORMOSA [TAIWAN]: Suisharyo, (DEI, Eberswalde)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 8 species in the genus ACRODONTIS.

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