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

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Genus:
Tachychlora Prout, 1912 , in Wytsman. Genera Insect. 129 : 19 [key], 119.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Comibaena lepidaria Möschler, 1882. Verh. K.K. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 31: 404, pl.17, fig.14.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male SURINAM: Paramaribo, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 15 species in the genus TACHYCHLORA.

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