Tephrosia Boisduval, 1840

FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
AUTHORBoisduval, 1840
STATUSSynonym of genus
SYNONYMEctropis
PUBLICATIONBoisduval J. B. A. 1840. Genera et Index Methodicus Europaerorum Lepidopterorum. - — :i–x, 1–238.
PAGINATION 198 Bhl
COMMENTSType species: Geometra crepuscularia Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775. Ankündung [sic] eines systematischen Werkes der Schmetterlinge der Wienergegend: 101. By subsequent designation by Desmarest , 1848. – In: d'Orbigny, Dictionnaire universel d'Histoire naturelle 12: 456. Included by Parsons et al. (1999: 258) as a junior synonym of Ectropis Hübner, 1825.