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

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Genus:
Poya Rindge, 1983 . Bull. amer. Mus. nat. Hist. 175(2) : 253.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Salpis unica Rindge, 1971. Bull. amer. Mus. nat. Hist. 145: 354, figs 54, 69, 70.

Type-species designation:
? by original designation/monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female CHILE: Malleco Province (southeastern), Andes Mountains, Cordillera Lonquimay, Icalma, 1050-1100 m, (AMNH, New York)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species in the genus POYA.

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