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

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Genus:
Tescalsia Ferguson, 1994 , in Powell & Ferguson. J. Lepid. Soc. 48(1) : 9.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Tescalsia giulianiata Ferguson, 1994. In: Powell & Ferguson, J. Lepid. Soc. 48: 12-14, figs 1, 2, 5-9, 11-14.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male [U.S.A.]: California, Inyo Co., Alabama Hills, 4 miles [5 airline km] southwest of Lone Pine, 4550ft. [1390m elev.], (EMUC, Berkeley)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species in the genus TESCALSIA.

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