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

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Genus:
Callioratis Felder, 1874 . Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (Zool.) 2(Abt. 2) : pl.100, figs 17, 18.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Callioratis abraxas Felder, 1874. In: Felder & Rogenhofer, Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.100, fig.17.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1905. Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 3: 416.    [BHLBHL]

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

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 3 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus CALLIORATIS.

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