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

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Genus:
Aphrogeneia Gumppenberg, 1890 . Nova Acta Acad. Caesar. Leop. Carol. 54 : 483. [Nomenclaturally available, but without included species until Gumppenberg, 1892, ibidem 58: 257.]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : STERRHINAE

Type-species:
Geometra nexata Hübner, 1813. Samml. eur. Schmett. 5: pl.78, fig.401, pl.82, fig.421.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Prout , 1934. In: Strand, Lepid. Cat. 63: 300.

Type specimens:
Type(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ANDRAGRUPOS Hampson, 1891; ANIA Stephens, 1831; ANTEOIS Warren, 1900; APHROGENEIA Gumppenberg, 1896; ARGIA Gumppenberg, 1890; ARGYROSCELIA Warren, 1907; ARRHOSTIA Hübner, 1825 [December 31]; BRACHYPROTA Warren, 1897; CACORISTA Warren, 1899; CARPHOXERA Riley, 1891; CYSTEOPHORA Hulst, 1900; DEINOPYGIA Warren, 1904; EUPHENOLIA Grossbeck, 1907; GNIDIA Gumppenberg, 1890; GONIACIDALIA Packard, 1873; HEMIPOGON Warren, 1897; HIRTHESTES Dognin, 1914; HYRIA Stephens, 1829; HYRIOGONA Warren, 1900; JANARDA Moore, 1888; LEPTACME Warren, 1897; LOBURA Warren, 1906; NEOCHRYSA Warren, 1900; OMOPERA Warren, 1906; PAREUPITHEX Warren, 1907; PELAGIA Gumppenberg, 1890; POGONOGYA Warren, 1900; POLYGRAPHODES Warren, 1897; PROSPASTA Warren, 1900; PTENOPODA Hulst, 1896; PTYCHOPODA Curtis, 1826; PYCTIS Hübner, 1825; PYTHODORA Meyrick, 1886; SCHEMATORHAGES Warren, 1905; STERRHA Hübner, 1825 [December 31]; SYNOMILA Hulst, 1896; THYSANOTRICHA Warren, 1903; XENOCENTRIS Meyrick, 1889; and ZEUCTONEURA Warren, 1895 as junior synonyms of IDAEA Treitschke, 1825.

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