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

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Genus:
Lissochlora Warren, 1900 . Novit. zool. 7 : 134.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Aplodes flavifimbria Warren, 1897. Novit. zool. 4: 423.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male COLOMBIA: Bogota, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Lissochlora Warren, 1900, was treated as a valid genus and brought out of synonymy by Pitkin, 1993, Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Entomology Series 62 (2), 25 : 55.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 43 species and 4 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus LISSOCHLORA.

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