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

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Genus:
Parargyrotome Debauche, 1937 . Bull. Mus. r. Hist. nat. Belg. 13(14) : 10.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Ophthalmophora melae Druce, 1892. Biol. centr.-amer. (Insecta. Lepidoptera Heterocera), 2: 96, pl.50, figs 16, 17.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - both sexes GUATEMALA: Panama: Bugaba; Volcan de Chiriqui, 2000-3000 ft; Ecuador, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included PARARGYROTOME Debauche, 1937 as a junior synonym of ARGYROTOME Warren, 1894.

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