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

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Genus:
Philopsia Hulst, 1896 . Trans. amer. ent. Soc. 23 : 255 [key], 259.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Lobophora nivigerata Walker, 1862. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1259.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [CANADA]: Hudson Bay, Albany River, St Martin's Falls, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included LOBOPHORA Stephens, 1829; PHILOPSIA Hulst, 1896; and TALLEDEGA Hulst, 1896 as junior synonyms of LOBOPHORA Curtis, 1825.

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