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

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Genus:
Prosotera Turner, 1919 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 44 : 405.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Prosotera metopora Turner, 1919. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 44: 406.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male AUSTRALIA: N[ew] S[outh] W[ales], Sydney, (AM, Sydney)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus PROSOTERA.

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