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

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Genus:
Pseudosalpis Staudinger, 1899 . Ergebn. Hamburg. Magalhaensischen Sammelr. 4(7) : 82.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Salpis albipunctaria Mabille, 1885. Bull. Soc. philomath. Paris (7), 9: 66.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Rindge , 1971. Bull. amer. Mus. nat. Hist. 145: 320.

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [CHILE]: Patagonia, [Punta Arenas], (MNHN, Paris)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

The title-page of part 7 is dated 1898, but the actual date of publication, January 1899, is printed on page [118], the legend to the plate.

Parsons et al. (1999) included ANTYGOPHANES Prout, 1910; DASYSTOLE Warren, 1907; DISTAGMA Staudinger, 1899; LASIOPS Warren, 1895; MICRODONTOPERA Prout, 1910; PSEUDOSALPIS Staudinger, 1899; and SALPIS Mabille, 1885 as junior synonym of MALLOMUS Blanchard, 1852.

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