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

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Genus:
Pseudobrephos Prout, 1910 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1910 : 328.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Pseudobrephos baynei Prout, 1910. Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. : 329, pl.48, fig.10.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male ARGENTINA: Buenos Aires, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included LARENTIOPSIS Jones, 1921 as a junior synonym of PSEUDOBREPHOS Prout, 1910.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species in the genus PSEUDOBREPHOS.

Pitkin (2002) included Pseudobrephos Prout, 1910; and Larentiopsis Jones, 1921 as junior synonyms of Catophoenissa Warren, 1894.

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