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

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Genus:
Antilycauges Prout, 1913 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 4 : 51.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : STERRHINAE

Type-species:
Emmiltis pinguis Swinhoe, 1902. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 660.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) FORMOSA [TAIWAN] & [VIETNAM]: Chusan; Chekiang & Tonkin, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 51 is stated on page 49 in both the German and English editions to be 20.iii.1913.

Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus ANTILYCAUGES.

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