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

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Genus:
Zerenopsis Felder, 1874 . Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) 2(Abt. 2) : pl.100, fig.19. [1875, ibidem Erklärung der Tafeln 75 bis 107:10.]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Zerenopsis leopardina Felder, 1874. In: Felder & Rogenhofer, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.100, fig.19.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - male [SOUTH AFRICA]: Natal, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ZERENOPSIS Warren, 1894 as a junior synonym of ZERENOPSIS Felder, 1974.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species in the genus ZERENOPSIS.

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Junior name(s):
Zerenopsis Warren, 1894: 422.


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