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

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Genus:
Lophochorista Warren, 1904 . Novit. zool. 11 : 22.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Racheospila calliope Druce, 1892. Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera), 2: 90, pl.50, figs 1, 2.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male MEXICO: [Veracruz], Coatepec, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 7 species in the genus LOPHOCHORISTA.

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