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

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Genus:
Dysethia Warren, 1893 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1893 : 347.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Dysethia bicommata Warren, 1893. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 348, pl.32, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female INDIA: Sikkim, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included DYSETHIA Warren, 1893; DYSETHIODES Warren, 1895; and LYGRANOA Butler, 1878; NABBIA Hulst, 1896; and ORTHOLITHOIDIA Wehrli, 1932 as junior synonyms of HETEROPHLEPS Herrich-Schäffer, 1854.

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