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

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Genus:
Polyclysta Guenée, 1857 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 10 : 375.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Polyclysta hypogrammata Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 10: 376. [; 1858, ibidem Atlas: pl.22, fig.4]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - male NOUVELLE-HOLLANDE [AUSTRALIA]: ? Locality, (MNHN, Paris)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Unknown

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included PROTAULACA Meyrick, 1891 as a junior synonym of POLYCLYSTA Guenée, 1857.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 3 species in the genus POLYCLYSTA.

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