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

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Genus:
Buttia Warren, 1904 . Novit. zool. 11 : 481.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Buttia noctuodes Warren, 1904. Novit. zool. 11: 481.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [SOUTH AFRICA]: Nieuwveld Mts., 5 miles N[orth] W[est] of Beaufort West, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus BUTTIA.

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