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

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Genus:
Olerospila Holloway, 1996 . Malay. Nat. J. 49(3/4) (Moths of Borneo 9) : 251.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Amaurinia oleraria Guenée, 1858. In: Boisduval & Guenée, Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 385.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female BORNEO: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

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

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