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

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Genus:
Orgalima Walker, 1866 . List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. (35) : 1616.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : OENOCHROMINAE

Type-species:
Orgalima continuaria Walker, 1866. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1617.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDONESIA]: [Moluccas], Seram Island (Ceram); Morotai Island (Morty); [West Irian], Miso├Âl Island (Mysol), (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included GAMORUNA Moore, 1888; and ORGALIMA Walker, 1866 as junior synonyms of ALEX Walker, 1863.

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