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

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Genus:
Loxaspilates Warren, 1893 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1893 : 413.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Aspilates obliquaria Moore, 1867. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 649.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - male [INDIA]: Bengal, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 19 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus LOXASPILATES.

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Junior name(s):
Loxospilates ; Staudinger, 1901: 356.


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