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

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Genus:
Microcalicha Sato, 1981 . TyƓ to Ga = Trans. Lep. Soc. Japan 31(3-4) : 108.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Boarmia fumosaria Leech, 1891. Entomologist : 44.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
? by original designation/monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - male & female [JAPAN]: Yokohama, Oiwake, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 11 species and 5 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus MICROCALICHA.

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