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

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Genus:
Pseudopsodos Thierry-Mieg, 1903 . Annls Soc. ent. Belg. 47 : 385.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Psodos gemina Maassen, 1890. In: Reiss & Stübel, Reisen in Süd-Amer. : 51, 159, pl.8, fig.14.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Fletcher , 1979. In: Nye, Generic Names Moths World 3: 175.

Type specimens:
Holotype ECUADOR: Collanes des Altar, 3800-4000m, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included CERYNIA Snellen, 1891 as a junior synonym of PSEUDOPSODOS Thierry-Mieg, 1903.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 8 species in the genus PSEUDOPSODOS.

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Junior name(s):
Cerynia Snellen, 1891: 190.
Cerysia ; Sharp, 1892: 239.


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