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

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Genus:
Blepharoctenia Warren, 1894 . Novit. zool. 1 : 428.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Amphidasys bengaliaria Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 210. [; 1858, ibidem Atlas: pl.4, fig.2]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) INDIA: central, Bengal, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included AMPHIDASEA Unger, 1856; APHIDASIS Treitschke, 1825; AMPHIDASYS Sodoffsky, 1837; BLEPHAROCTENIA Warren, 1894; BUZURA Walker, 1863; CULCULA Moore, 1888; DASYPHARA Billberg, 1820; EPAMRAICA Matsumura, 1910; EUBYJA Hübner, 1825; EUBYJODONTA Warren, 1893; and PACHYS Hübner, 1822 as junior synonyms of BISTON Leach, 1815.

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