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

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Genus:
Lissocharis Warren, 1900 . Novit. zool. 7 : 188.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Lissocharis nigrivenata Warren, 1900. Novit. zool. 7: 188.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male, 1 female ECUADOR: Paramba, (BMNH, London)..

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

Pitkin (2002) included Parrhesia Warren, 1897; and Lissocharis Warren, 1900 as junior synonyms of Astyochia Druce, 1885.

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