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

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Genus:
Nothocasis Prout, 1937 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 4(Suppl.) : 89.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Geometra sertata Hübner, 1817. Samml. eur. Schmett. 5: pl.95, figs 489, 490.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) EUROPE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 89 is stated on that page, in both the German and English editions, to be 24.viii.1936.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 12 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus NOTHOCASIS.

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