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

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Genus:
Mochlotona Meyrick, 1892 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. (2) 6 : 672.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Mochlotona phasmatias Meyrick, 1892. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. (2), 6: 673.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female AUSTRALIA: Victoria, Warragul, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included HAPLOCEROS Turner, 1947 as a junior synonym of MOCHLOTONA Neyrick, 1892.

Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus MOCHLOTONA.

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