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

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Genus:
Cyrtesia Wehrli, 1937 . Lambillionea 37 : 188.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Bapta ochrilinea Warren, 1894. Novit. zool. 1: 404.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) CHINA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

The original designation was published as `Bapta ochrilinea WARR. v. lungtanensis WRLI', but subsequently. Erde 4 (Suppl.): 303 to `B. ochrilinea Warr'; in the latter work lungtanensis was still treated as a subspecies of ochrilinea Warren. Cyrtesia was originally proposed as a subgenus of Bapta Stephens, 1829.

Parsons et al. (1999) included AKROBAPTA Werhli, 1924; ANHIBERNIA Staudinger, 1892; BAPTA Stephens, 1829; CIRRETAERA Wehrli, 1939; CORYCIA Duponchel, 1829; CYRTESIA Wehrli, 1937; EAROXYPTERA Djakonov, 1936; EUDJAKONOVIA Fletcher, 1979; LEUCETAERA Warren, 1894; LOMATOGRAPHA Agassiz, 1847; and NEOBAPTA Djakonov, 1936 as junior synonyms of LOMOGRAPHA Hübner, 1825.

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