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

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Genus:
Laudosia Walker, 1860 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (20) : 268.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Laudosia buddloraria Walker, 1860. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 268.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) VENEZUELA: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

L. buddloraria is a junior subjective synonym of Cirsodes acuminata Guenée, 1857, in Boisduval & Guenée, Hist. nat. Insectes (Spec. gén. Lépid.) 9: 41.

See also: Cirsodes Guenée, 1857.

Parsons et al. (1999) included LAUDOSIA Walker, 1860 [March] as a junior synonym of CIRSODES Guenée, 1857.

Pitkin (2002) included Laudosia Walker, 1860; and Mixopsis Warren, 1895 as junior synonyms of Cirsodes Guenée, [1858].

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