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

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Genus:
Prosomphax Warren, 1911 . Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 10 : 20.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Prosomphax callista Warren, 1911. Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 10: 20.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [SOUTH AFRICA]: Cape Town, (SAM, Cape Town)..

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

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