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

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Genus:
Neochesias Prout, 1910 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1910 : 237.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Neochesias opistholeuca Prout, 1910. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 238, pl.48, fig.38.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male ARGENTINA: Aristides Villanueva, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus NEOCHESIAS.

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