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

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Genus:
Protitame McDunnough, 1939 . Can. Ent. 71 : 257.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Cymatophora matilda Dyar, 1904. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 27: 907.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 20, including male [CANADA]: British Colombia, Kootenai district; [USA], Colorado, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 6 species in the genus PROTITAME.

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