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

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Genus:
Streptopteron Swinhoe, 1892 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1892 : 9.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : STERRHINAE

Type-species:
Streptopteron posticamplum Swinhoe, 1892. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 10, pl.1, fig.12.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: Khasia Hills, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ANISODES Guenée, 1858; CODONIA Hübner, 1823; COSYMBIA Hübner, 1823; CYCLOPHORA Stephens, 1829; EPHYRA Duponchel, 1829; EUEPHYRA Packard, 1873; LEUCOPHTHALMIA Hübner, 1823; MATELLA Gistl, 1848; PACHYTHALIA Warren, 1897; PISORACA Walker, 1861; PROSTENODES Warren, 1903; STREPTOPTERON Swinhoe, 1892; and ZONOSOMA Lederer, 1853 as junior synonyms of CYCLOPHORA Hübner, 1822.

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Junior name(s):
Streptopterum ; Hampson, 1895: 450.


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