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

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Genus:
Bonatea Druce, 1892 . Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera) 2 : 82.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Oxydia duciata Maassen, 1890. In: Reiss & Stübel, Reisen in Süd-Amer. : 57, 154, pl.7, fig.22.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype ECUADOR: between Banos and Jivaria del Pintuc, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 11 species in the genus BONATEA.

See also electronic Biologia centrali americana. Insecta. Lepidoptera-Rhopalocera volume 2

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