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

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Genus:
Mictoschema Prout, 1922 , in Prout & Prout. Ann. Transv. Mus. 8 : 153.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Mictoschema swierstrai Prout, 1922. Ann. Transv. Mus. 8: 153, pl.1, fig.11.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [SOUTH AFRICA]: [Transvaal], Pretoria North, (TMP, Pretoria)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species in the genus MICTOSCHEMA.

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