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

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Genus:
Leptocolpia Prout, 1922 . Bull. Hill Mus. Witley 1 : 256.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Leptocolpia viridicatena Prout, 1922. Bull. Hill Mus. Witley 1: 257.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - male MADAGASCAR: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 5 species in the genus LEPTOCOLPIA.

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