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

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Genus:
Physetostege Warren, 1896 . Novit. zool. 3 : 99.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : OENOCHROMINAE

Type-species:
Physetostege miranda Warren, 1896. Novit. zool. 3: 99.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male NEW GUINEA: [West Irian], Humboldt Bay, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus PHYSETOSTEGE.

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