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

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Genus:
Rhodochlora Warren, 1894 . Novit. zool. 1 : 385.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Achlora roseipalpis Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875. Reise √∂st. Fregatte Novara (9), 2(Abt.2): pl.127, fig.33.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Lectotype - female VENEZUELA: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Lectotype Desig. by:Pitkin, 1966

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 14 species and 7 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus RHODOCHLORA.

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