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

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Genus:
Mesedra Warren, 1904 . Novit. zool. 11 : 153.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Mesedra confinis Warren, 1904. Novit. zool. 11: 153.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male, 1 female [PERU]: S[outh] E[ast] Peru, Agualani, 10000ft., (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 6 species in the genus MESEDRA.

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