Taxon profile


Abraxas Leach, 1815

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Geometridae - Looper Caterpillars »  tribus Abraxini

Scientific synonyms

Chooreechillum T.P. Lucas, 1901
Dextridens Wehrli, 1934
Diceratodesia Wehrli, 1935
Empriononyx Wehrli, 1936
Isostictia Wehrli, 1934
Mesohypoleuca Wehrli, 1935
Omophyseta Warren, 1894
Potera Moore, 1879
Rhabdotaedoeagus Wehrli, 1935
Silabraxas Swinhoe, 1900

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subgenus Abraxas Leach, 1815
subgenus Calospilos Hübner, 1825

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [43f80692-363a-4727-87ee-952137996fd0]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Abraxas Leach, 1815]
Data retrieved on: 11 February 2014

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