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

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Genus:
Cidaria Treitschke, 1825 , in Ochsenheimer. Schmett. Eur. 5(2) : 442.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 3

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena fulvata Forster, 1771. Novae Species Insect. centuria : 76.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Duponchel , 1829. Hist. nat. Lépid. Papillons Fr. 7(2): 111. [(but included by Treitschke as fulvata [Denis & Schiffermüller], an incorrect authorship)]    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) ENGLAND: ? Locality, (ZMU, Copenhagen)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included HARPALYCE Stephens, 1827; and ZONODONTA Sodoffsky, 1837 as junior synonyms of CIDARIA Treitschke, 1825.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 7 species in the genus CIDARIA Treitschke, 1825 and a furtther 9 species in the genus "CIDARIA".

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Junior name(s):
Harpalyce Stephens, 1827: 244.
Zonodonta Sodoffsky, 1837: 91.


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