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

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Genus:
Omphalucha Warren, 1905 . Novit. zool. 12 : 396.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Omphalucha hirta Warren, 1905. Novit. zool. 12: 397.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [SOUTH AFRICA]: Natal, Durban, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included HETERIMPIA Prout, 1938 as a junior synonym of OMPHALUCHA Warren, 1905.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 17 species and 7 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus OMPHALUCHA.

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