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

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Genus:
Aoshakuna Matsumura, 1925 . J. Coll. Agric. Hokkaido Imp. Univ. 15 : 156.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Aoshakuna sachalinensis Matsumura, 1925. J. Coll. Agric. Hokkaido Imp. Univ. 15: 156, pl.11, fig.28.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female [JAPAN]: South-Saghalien, (Kawakami), (? Depository)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Fletcher (1979) cites "[U.S.S.R.]: Sakhalin, Kawakami" as the type data

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included AOSHAKUNA Matsumura, 1925 as a junior synonym of CHLORISSA Stephens, 1831.

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