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

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Genus:
Taxilepis Warren, 1903 . Novit. zool. 10 : 402.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Taxilepis regularis Warren, 1903. Novit. zool. 10: 403.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male BRITISH NEW GUINEA: [Papua New Guinea], Upper Aroa River, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus TAXILEPIS.

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