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

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Genus:
Encryphodes Turner, 1919 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 44 : 384.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Junior Homonym

Homonyms: 2

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Encryphodes melanochorda Turner, 1919. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 44: 384.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

A junior homonym of Encryphodes Turner, 1913, Proc. R. Soc. Qd 24: 123 - Lepid. Pyralidae. The objective replacement name is Aphantes nom. n. [Fletcher, 1979].

See: APHANTES Fletcher, 1979.

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Senior name:
Aphantes Fletcher, 1979: 16.


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