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

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Genus:
Abaciscus Butler, 1889 . Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 7 : 20 [index], 102.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Abaciscus tristis Butler, 1889. Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 7: 102, pl.135, fig.18.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [INDIA]: Kangra district, Dharmsala, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al (1999) included ENANTIODES Warren, 1896; and PRIONOSTRENIA Wehrli, 1939 as junior synonyms of ABACISCUS Butler, 1889.

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