Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Allocotesia Wehrli, 1936 . Ent. Rdsch. 53 : 564.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Allocotesia chiphora Wehrli, 1936. Ent. Rdsch. 53: 565. [; 1937, ibidem 54: 250, fig.44]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 2 males [CHINA]: Chekiang Prov., West Tien-Mu-Shan, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus ALLOCOTESIA.

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