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

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Genus:
Sangalopsis Warren, 1895 . Novit. zool. 2 : 124.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Nelo altera Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 183.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [COLOMBIA]: Bogota. New Grenada, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 24 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus SANGALOPSIS.

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