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

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Genus:
Prometopidia Hampson, 1902 . J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 14 : 509.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Prometopidia conisaria Hampson, 1902. J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 14: 509, fig..    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - male KASHMIR: Narkundah, (BMNH, London)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Yazaki in Haruta, 1995

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

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