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

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Genus:
Larentioides Prout, 1917 . Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 17 : 68.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Larentioides cacothemon Prout, 1917. Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 17: 68.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male SOUTH AFRICA: Cape, Carnarvon, (SAM, Cape Town)..

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

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