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

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Genus:
Lophosticha Lower, 1902 . Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 26 : 232.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Lophosticha psorallodes Lower, 1902. Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 26: 232.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male, 1 female AUSTRALIA: Victoria, Birchip, (? Depository)..

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

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