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

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Genus:
Nacophora Hulst, 1896 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23 : 319 [key], 360.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena quernaria Smith, 1797. In: Smith & Abbot, Nat. Hist. lepid. Ins. Georgia 2: 205, pl.103.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [U.S.A.]: Georgia; Virginia, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included NACOPHORA Hulst, 1896 as a junior synonym of PHAEOURA Hulst, 1896.

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