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

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Genus:
Dolerophyle Warren, 1894 . Novit. zool. 1 : 371.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : DESMOBATHRINAE

Type-species:
Oxydia nerisaria Walker, 1860. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 223.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - female(s) AMAZON REGION: ? Locality, (OUM, Oxford)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus DOLEROPHYLE.

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