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

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Genus:
Poecilopsis Harrison, 1910 . Entomologist 43 : 197.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Phalaena pomonaria Hübner, 1790. Beitr. Gesch. Schmett. 2(3): 73, pl.(3) 4, figs U, 1-3.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [U.S.S.R.]: Ukraine, Niemirow, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included HYPAPOCHEIMA Wehrli, 1938; MELANOCOMA Harrison, 1910; NYSSIA Duponchel, 1829; and POECILOPSIS Harrison, 1910 as junior synonyms of LYCIA Hübner, 1825.

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