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

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Genus:
Lytrosis Hulst, 1896 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23 : 320 [key], 348.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Boarmia unitaria Herrich-Schäffer, 1854. Samml. aussereurop. Schmett. 1: wrapper, pl.41, fig.204.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [U.S.A.]: Tennesse[e], (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 4 species in the genus LYTROSIS.

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