Phytonia Sodoffsky, 1837

FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
AUTHORSodoffsky, 1837
STATUSSynonym of genus
SYNONYMEurranthis
PUBLICATIONSodoffsky W. 1837. Etymologische Untersuchungen ueber die Gattungsnamen der Schmetterlinge. - Bulletin de la Société Impériale des Naturalistes de Moscou 10(6):76–97.
PAGINATION 90 Bhl
COMMENTSType species: Phalaena plummistaria Villers, 1789. Caroli Linnaei Entomologica 2: 326. By subsequent designation by Duponchel , 1829. Hisoire naturelle des Lépidoptères ou Papillons de France 7(2): 107. An unnecessary objective replacement name for Fidonia Treitschke, 1825. Included by Parsons et al. (1999: 379) as a junior synonym of Eurranthis Hübner, 1823.