Hemerophila Stephens, 1829

FAMILY Geometridae
SUBFAMILY Ennominae
AUTHORStephens, 1829
STATUSUnavailable name
SYNONYMMenophra
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.
PAGINATION 43 Bhl
COMMENTSType species: Phalaena abruptaria Thunberg, 1792. Dissertationes entomologicae sistens Insecta Suecica: 59. By monotypy. A junior homonym of Hemerophila Hübner, 1817 [Glyphipterigidae]. The objective replacement name is Menophra Moore, 1887. Included by Parsons et al. (1999: 589) as a junior synonym of Menophra Moore, 1887.