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

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Genus:
Archaeobalbis Prout, 1912 , in Wytsman. Genera Insect. 129 : 9 [key], 24.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Hypochroma viridaria Moore, 1867. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 632.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [INDIA]: Bengal, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ARCHAEOBALBIS Prout, 1912; CHLOROCLYDON Warren, 1894; and NEOBALBIS Prout, 1912 as junior synonyms of HEROCHROMA Swinhoe, 1893.

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