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

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Genus:
Mixochlora Warren, 1897 . Novit. zool. 4 : 42.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Mixochlora alternata Warren, 1897. Novit. zool. 4: 42.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Fletcher , 1979. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 3: 131.

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [PHILIPPINES]: North Luzon, 5000 to 6000 feet, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 4 species and 4 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus MIXOCHLORA.

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