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

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Genus:
Argyrocosma Turner, 1910 . Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 35 : 562 [key], 609.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Euchloris argosticta Turner, 1904. Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust. 28: 220.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 3, both sexes AUSTRALIA: N[orth] Q[ueensland], Townsville, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 5 species in the genus ARGYROCOSMA.

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