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

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Genus:
Stenotrachelys Guenée, 1857 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 9 : 290.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Cymatophora approximaria Hübner, 1812. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: pl.[205], figs 1-4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

A junior objective synonym of Cymatophora Hübner, [1812].

See: CYMATOPHORA Hübner, [1812] 1806.

Parsons et al. (1999) included CALPIS Hübner, 1821; and STENOTRACHELYS Guenée, 1858 as junior synonyms of CYMATOPHORA Hübner, 1812.

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Senior name:
Cymatophora Hübner, 1812: pl.[205].


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