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

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Genus:
Holarctias Prout, 1913 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 4 : 85.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : STERRHINAE

Type-species:
Haematopis sentinaria Geyer, 1837. In: Hübner, Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 5: 9, pl.[141], figs 823, 824.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [CANADA]: [Newfoundland], Labrador, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 85 is stated on page 81 in both the German and English editions to be 30.iii.1913.

Parsons et al. (1999) included ACIDALINA Staudinger, 1898; ACIDALIA Treitschke, 1825; ACIDALINA Staudinger, 1898; CALOTHYSANIS Hübner, 1823; CHLOROCRASPEDIA Warren, 1899; CRASPEDIA Hübner, 1825; CYMATIDA Sodoffsky, 1837; CYMATOIDES Agassiz, 1847; EUCIDALIA Sterneck, 1941; HOLARCTIAS Prout, 1913; INDUNA Warren, 1897; LEPTOMERIS Hübner, 1825; LIPOCENTRIS Warren, 1905; LONGULA Staudinger, 1892; LYCAUGES Butler, 1879; PHYLETIS Guenée, 1858; PIGIA Guenée, 1858; PLEIONOCENTRA Warren, 1898; PSILEPHYRA Bastelberger, 1909; PYLARGE Herrich-Schffer, 1855; RUNECA Moore, 1888; SARODRIA Sodoffsky, 1837; SAROTHRIA Agassiz, 1847; SPHECODES Hübner, 1822; SYNELYS Hulst, 1896; TRICHOCLADA Meyrick, 1886; TRIORISMA Warren, 1897; and USTOCIDALIA Sterneck, 1932 as junior synonyms of SCOPULA Schrank, 1802.

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