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

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Genus:
Cenoctenucha Warren, 1897 . Novit. zool. 4 : 115.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Crocallis similaria Moore, 1888. In: Hewitson & Moore, Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson : 227.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) INDIA: Darjeeling, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

In the original combination of the type-species the generic name was published as * Crocalis, an incorrect subsequent spelling.

Parsons et al. (1999) included AETHIOPODES Warren, 1902; CARIPETODES Warren, 1895; CENOCTENUCHA Warren, 1897; COROTIA Moore, 1868; LIOPTILESIA Wehrli, 1936; NIPHONISSA Butler, 1878; and PARAGONODONTIS Wehrli, 1936 as junior synonyms of ODONTOPERA Stephens, 1831.

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Junior name(s):
Ctenoctenucha ; Hampson, 1898: 719.


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