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

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Genus:
Glaucoclystis Holloway, 1997 . Malay. Nat. J. 51(Moths of Borneo 10) : 161.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Botys polyclealis Walker, 1859. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 998.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female CEYLON [SRI LANKA]: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 10 species and 5 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus GLAUCOCLYSTIS.

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