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

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Genus:
Cyneoterpna Prout, 1912 , in Wytsman. Genera Insect. 129 : 10 [key], 43.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Hypochroma wilsoni Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875. Reise √∂st. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.125, figs 4, 4a. [(of Autanepsia Turner, 1910)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - male AUSTRALIA MERIDIONALIS: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

Cyneoterpna was proposed as the objective replacement name for Autanepsia Turner, 1910.

Parsons et al. (1999) included AUTANEPSIA Turner, 1910 as a junior synonym of CYNEOTERPNA Prout, 1912.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species in the genus CYNEOTERPNA.

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Junior name(s):
Autanepsia Turner, 1910: 563 (key), 629.


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