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

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Genus:
Prasinocyma Warren, 1897 . Novit. zool. 4 : 44.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Thalassodes vermicularia GuenĂ©e, 1857. Hist. nat. Ins. 9: 359.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 1 male, 1 female AFRIQUE CENTRALE [CENTRAL AFRICA]: Pays des Namaquois, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ENDEMIA Warren, 1903; PAURESTHES Warren, 1903; POECILOSTIGMA Warren, 1903; PYRRHASPIS Warren, 1903 as junior synonyms of " PRASINOCYMA " Warren, 1897.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 96 species and 10 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus PRASINOCYMA Warren, 1903 and a further 81 species and 20 subspecies in the genus "PRASINOCYMA".

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