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

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Genus:
Syncollesis Prout, 1930 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 16 : 41.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Acollesis trilineata Hampson, 1910. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 476, pl.39, fig.32.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 3 males, 2 females NW RHODESIA [ZAMBIA]: N.W. Rhodesia, Alala plateau; Lake Banweolo; Tanganyika plateau; Mashonaland, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 41 is stated on that page, in both the German and English editions, to be 18.iv.1930.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 9 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus SYNCOLLESIS.

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