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

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Genus:
Mesocolpia Warren, 1901 . Novit. zool. 8 : 12.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Mesocolpia subcomosa Warren, 1901. Novit. zool. 8: 12.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) SAO TOME ISLAND: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 8 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus MESOCOLPIA.

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