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

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Genus:
Abraxesis Hampson, 1902 . J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 14 : 510.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Abraxesis melaleucaria Hampson, 1902. J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 14: 510, fig..    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(labelled *metaleucaria, an incorrect original spelling)]

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - male [INDIA]: Simla, 7000ft., (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus ABRAXESIS.

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