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

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Genus:
Mixopsis Warren, 1895 . Novit. zool. 2 : 149.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Laudosia typtaria Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875. Reise öst. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.133, fig.36.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - both sexes VENEZUELA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 8 species in the genus MIXOPSIS.

Pitkin (2002) included Laudosia Walker, 1860; and Mixopsis Warren, 1895 as junior synonyms of Cirsodes Guenée, [1858].

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