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

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Genus:
Thrasychlora Prout, 1932 , in Seitz. Gross-Schmett. Erde. 8 : 42.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Melochlora minor Warren, 1907. Novit. zool. 14: 205.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male PERU: Carabaya, R. Huacamayo, 3100ft, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

The date of publication of the part of Seitz containing page 42 is stated on page 41 to be 31.viii.1932 in the English edition and 21.xi.1932 in the German edition.

Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus THRASYCHLORA.

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