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

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Genus:
Cysteopteryx Hulst, 1896 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23 : 250.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Lobophora viridata Packard, 1873. Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. 5: 56.

Type-species designation:
by original designation . [(but listed as viridata Grote, an incorrect authorship)]

Type specimens:
Type(s) U.S.A.: Maine, Brunswick, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

See also: Agia Hulst, 1896.

Parsons et al. (1999) included AGIA Hulst, 1896; and CYSTEOPTERYX Hulst, 1896 as junior synonyms of ACASIS Duponchel, 1845.

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