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

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Genus:
Zenophleps Hulst, 1896 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23 : 255 [key], 280.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Coremia lignicolorata Packard, 1874. Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. 6: 42.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male, 3 females [U.S.A.]: California, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 4 species and 4 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus ZENOPHLEPS.

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