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

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Genus:
Poecilalcis Warren, 1893 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1893 : 427.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Cleora nigridorsaria GuenĂ©e, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 232.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: . Type-locality not known. Specimens determined as this species in the BMNH are from N. INDIA and [CHINA], S. Tibet

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ALCISCA Werhli, 1943; DICTYODEA Werhli, 1934; and POECILALCIS Warren, 1893 as junior synonyms of ALCIS Curtis, 1826.

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