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

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Genus:
Poecilochlora Warren, 1904 . Novit. zool. 11 : 505.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Poecilochlora minor Warren, 1904. Novit. zool. 11: 506.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [PERU]: S[outh] E[ast] Peru, [Puno], Carabaya, Santo Domingo, 6000ft, (BMNH, London)..

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

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