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

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Genus:
Pseudomiza Butler, 1889 . Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 7 : 20 [index], 100.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Cimicodes castanearia Moore, 1867. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 616, pl.32, fig.1.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - female(s) [INDIA]: Darjeeling, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included HETEROMIZA Warren, 1893 as a junior synonym of PSEUDOMIZA Butler, 1889.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 11 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus PSEUDOMIZA.

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Junior name(s):
Heteromiza Warren, 1893: 405.


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