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

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Genus:
Scoriopsis Warren, 1906 . Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 30 : 503.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Scoriopsis nigrivenata Warren, 1906. Proc. U.S. natn. Mus. 30: 503.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male MEXICO: Guadalajara, (USNM, Washington D.C.)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 3 species in the genus SCORIOPSIS.

Pitkin (2002) included Scoriopsis Warren, 1906 as a junior synonym of Neuromelia Warren, 1894.

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