Mnesithetis Swinhoe, 1900

FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Sterrhinae
AUTHORSwinhoe, 1900
STATUSUnavailable name
PUBLICATIONSwinhoe C. 1900a. Catalogue of eastern and Australian Lepidoptera Heterocera in the collection of the Oxford University Museum. Part 2. Noctuina, Geometrina and Pyralidina. Walsingham & Durrant: Pterophorina and Tineina. - — 2:i–vi, 1–630, pls 1–8.
COMMENTSType species: Hemithea idaea Swinhoe, 1892. Transactions of the Royal entomological Society of London 1892: 6. By subsequent designation by Prout, 1918. Novitates Zoologicae 25: 78. A junior homonym of Mnesithetis Warren, 1897 [Geometridae]. Dithecodes Warren, 1900, is available as a subjective replacement name. Included by Parsons et al. (1999: 237) as a junior synonym of Dithecodes Warren, 1900.