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

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Genus:
Triprora Warren, 1897 . Novit. zool. 4 : 401.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Hexeris trizonata Saalmüller, 1891. In: Boisduval & Guenée, Lepid. Madagascar : 498, pl.14, fig.278. [(of Hexeris Saalmüller, 1891)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) MADAGASCAR: Nossi-Bi, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Triprora was proposed as an objective replacement name for Hexeris Saalmüller, 1891.

Parsons et al. (1999) included HEXERIS Saalmüller, 1891; PROCYPHA Warren, 1897; and TRIPRORA Warren, 1897 as junior synonyms of XENIMPIA Warren, 1895.

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Junior name(s):
Hexeris Saalmüller, 1891: 498, Erklärung der Tafel 14.


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