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

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Genus:
Brachurapteryx Warren, 1894 . Novit. zool. 1 : 399.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Therinia breviaria Hübner, 1831. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 3: 40, pl.[103], figs 597, 598.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [BRAZIL]: Rio [de] Janeiro, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus BRACHURAPTERYX.

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