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

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Genus:
Acroleuca Herrich-Schäffer, 1855 . Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 6 : 109, 122.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Syrrhodia decrepitaria Hübner, 1823. Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 2: 29, pl.[65], figs 371, 372.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Fletcher , 1979. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 3: 199.

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

A junior objective synonym of Syrrhodia Hübner, 1823.

See: SYRRHODIA Hübr, 1823.

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Senior name:
Syrrhodia Hübner, 1823: 29.


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