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

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Genus:
Terpna ; Herrich-Schäffer, 1854 . Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1(1) : wrapper, pl.41, figs 205, 206.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Incorrect Subsequent Spelling

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

An incorrect subsequent spelling.

See: GEOMETRA Linnaeus, 1758.

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Senior name:
Geometra Linnaeus, 1758: 519.


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