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

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Genus:
Pomasia Guenée, 1857 , in Boisduval & Guenée. Hist. nat. Ins. 9 : 427.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Pomasia psylaria Guenée, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 428.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1895. Fauna Br. India (Moths), 3: 387.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Holotype - female CEYLON [SRI LANKA]: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 16 species in the genus POMASIA.

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