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

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Genus:
Pterotosoma Warren, 1903 . Novit. zool. 10 : 345.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : URANIIDAE : EPIPLEMINAE

Type-species:
Pterotosoma bilineata Warren, 1903. Novit. zool. 10: 346.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) NEW GUINEA: [Papua New Guinea], Upper Aroa River, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Learn more about Uraniidae in Wikipedia.

Search the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) for references to PTEROTOSOMA and included species.


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