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

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Genus:
Stigma AlphĂ©raky, 1883 . Horae Soc. ent. ross. 17 : 164.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : STERRHINAE

Type-species:
Stigma kuldschaensis AlphĂ©raky, 1883. Horae Soc. ent. ross. 17: 164, pl.8, fig.83, pl.9, fig.98.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - both sexes [CHINA]: [Sinkiang], Kuldja, Tien-Shan, mountains, 3500-12,000ft., (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus STIGMA.

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