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

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Genus:
Polystroma Warren, 1897 . Novit. zool. 4 : 236.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Polystroma subspissata Warren, 1897. Novit. zool. 4: 237.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male, 1 female [SOUTH AFRICA]: Natal; Natal, Weenen, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 3 species in the genus POLYSTROMA.

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