Emmelesia Stephens, 1829

FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Larentiinae
AUTHORStephens, 1829
STATUSSynonym of genus
PUBLICATIONStephens J. F. 1829a. The nomenclature of British Insects; being a compendious list of such species as are contained in the systematic catalogue of British insects, and forming a guide to their classification. - — :1–84.
COMMENTSType species: Geometra rivulata Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung [sic] eines systematischen Werkes der Schmetterlinge der Wienergegend : 109. By subsequent designation by Westwood, 1840. Introduction to a modern classification of insects Insects 2 (Synopsis of the Genera of British Insects): 103. Included by Parsons et al. (1999: 718) as a junior synonym of Perizoma Hübner, 1825.