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

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Genus:
Papuarisme Holloway, 1997 . Malay. Nat. J. 51(Moths of Borneo 10) : 198.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Horisme murudensis Prout, 1926. Sarawak Mus. J. 3: 181, pl.7, fig.39.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - male BORNEO: Sarawak, Mt Murud, 6000-6500 ft, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 19 species in the genus PAPUARISME.

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