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

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Genus:
Acrostatheusis Prout, 1915 . Novit. zool. 22 : 384.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Acrostatheusis apicitincta Prout, 1915. Novit. zool. 22: 384.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - male [NIGERIA]: Old Calabar, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 5 species in the genus ACROSTATHEUSIS.

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