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

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Genus:
Autophylla Warren, 1894 . Novit. zool. 1 : 451.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Autophylla pallida Warren, 1894. Novit. zool. 1: 451.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 ?SOUTH AMERICA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London).. Type-locality not known. The two syntypes of the type-species are labelled `Either from Australia or South America'; the species is not known from either of these regions but is widespread in EQUATORIAL AFRICA.

Notes:
Learn more about Geometridae in Wikipedia.

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