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

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Genus:
Stenista Warren, 1907 . Novit. zool. 14 : 160.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Stenista commixtilinea Warren, 1907. Novit. zool. 14: 160.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male BRITISH NEW GUINEA [PAPUA NEW GUINEA]: Upper Mambari River, Biagi, 5000 ft, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included PROSTHETOPTERYX Warren, 1906; and STENISTA Warren, 1907 as junior synonyms of TRIPTERIDIA Warren, 1903.

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