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Geometra

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Subclassis: Pterygota
Divisio: Neoptera
Subdivisio: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Divisio: Ditrysia
Sectio: Cossina
Subsection: Bombycina
Superfamilia: Geometroidea
Familia: Geometridae
Subfamilia: Geometrinae
Tribus: Geometrini
Genus: Geometra
Species: G. albovenaria - G. burmensis - G. dieckmanni - G. euryagyia - G. flavifrontaria - G. fragilis - G. glaucaria - G. neovalida - G. papilionaria - G. purissima - G. rana - G. sigaria - G. sinoisaria - G. smaragdus - G. sponsaria - G. symaria - G. ussuriensis - G. valida

Name

Geometra Linnaeus, 1758

Type species: Phalaena papilionaria Linnaeus, 1758 by subsequent designation by ICZN, 1957.

Synonyms

* Hipparchus Leach, 1815, in Brewster, Brewster's Edinburgh Encyclopaedia 9: 134. TS: Phalaena papilionaria Linnaeus 1758, by subsequent designation by Curtis, 1830.
* Holothalassis Hübner, 1823, Verz. bekannter Schmett.: 285. TS: Phalaena papilionaria Linnaeus, 1758, by monotypy.
* Hydrochroa Gumppenberg, 1887, Nova Acta Acad. Caesar Leop. Carol. 49: 328 (key). TS: Geometra glaucaria Ménétriès 1858, by subsequent monotypy. TL: [Russia]: mouth of Ussuri River.
* Leptornis Billberg, 1820, Enumeratio Insect. Mus. G.J. Billberg: 90. TS: Phalaena papilionaria Linnaeus, 1758, by subsequent designation by Prout, 1908.
* Loxochila Butler, 1881, Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1881: 615. TS: Tanaorhinus smaragdus Butler, 1880, by original designation. TL: Northeast Himalayas.
* Megalochlora Meyrick, 1892, Trans. Entomol. Soc. Lond. 1892: 93 (key), 95. TS: Chlorochroma sponsaria Bremer, 1864, by subsequent designation by Fletcher, 1979. TL: Russia, East Siberia, Bureja Mountains, Ema estuary.
* Terpne Hübner, 1822, Syst-alphab. Verz.: 38-41, 44, 47, 48, 51, 52. TS: Phalaena papilionaria Linnaeus, 1758, by subsequent designation by Grote, 1902.

References

* Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat. (ed. 10) 1: 519.
* Han, H.-X. , A.C. Galsworthy & D.-Y. Xue, 2009, A survey of the genus Geometra Linnaeus (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Geometrinae), Journal of National History 43 (13): 885-922.

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