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

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Genus:
Hypochariessa Turner, 1947 . Proc. R. Soc. Qd 58 : 98.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Hypochariessa ochrophara Turner, 1947. Proc. R. Soc. Qd 58: 98.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female AUSTRALIA: Queensland (north), Evelyn Scrub, near Herberton, (? Depository).. Fletcher (1979) cited "AUSTRALIA: Queensland, Ravenshoe (Atherton Tableland); Mackay" as the type data.

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included BITHIODES Warren, 1894; EUIPPE Meyrick, 1886; HYPOCHARIESSA Turner, 1947; IDIOTEPHRA Warren, 1899 as junior synonyms of LUXIARIA Walker, 1860 [March 10].

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