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

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Genus:
Adactylotis Hübner, 1823 . Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 304.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Geometra gesticularia Hübner, 1817. Samml. eur. Schmett. 5: pl.92, figs 472, 473.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hulst , 1896. Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23: 354. [(as *gesticulata Hübner, an incorrect subsequent spelling)]    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ADACTYLOTUS Agassiz, 1847 as a junior synoynm of ADACTYLOTIS Hübner, 1823.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species and 3 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus ADACTYLOTIS.

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Junior name(s):
Adactylotus ; Agassiz, 1847: 7.


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