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

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Genus:
Chrysotaenia Herrich-Schäffer, 1855 . Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 6 : 112, 129. [[1856] 1850-1858, Samml. neuer oder wenig bekannter aussereur. Schmett. 1: 32, 49.]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Objective Synonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Phrygionis cultaria Hübner, 1825. Verz. bekannt. Schmett. : 307.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Fletcher , 1979. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 3: 164.

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

A junior objective synonym of Phrygionis Hübner, [1825]. Placed in Ennominae in GNMW Vol. 3.

See: PHRYGIONIS Hübner, [1825] 1816.

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Senior name:
Phrygionis Hübner, 1825: 307.


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