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

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Genus:
Acollesis Warren, 1898 . Novit. zool. 5 : 11.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Acollesis fraudulenta Warren, 1898. Novit. zool. 5: 11.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male, 2 females [SOUTH AFRICA]: Transvaal, Barberton, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 5 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus ACOLLESIS.

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