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

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Genus:
Coenina Walker, 1860 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (20) : 69, 217.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Geometra poecilaria Herrich-Schäffer, 1854. Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1: wrapper, pl.39, figs 192, 193.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [SOUTH AFRICA]: Port Natal [Durban], (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 7 species in the genus COENINA.

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