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

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Genus:
Acrortha Warren, 1896 . Novit. zool. 3 : 361.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Acrortha flexicosta Warren, 1896. Novit. zool. 3: 361.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male CEYLON [SRI LANKA]: Kandy, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ACRORTHA Warren, 1896; DIPLODESMA Warren, 1896; and HALOPHANES Warren, 1900 as junior synonyms of IDIOCHLORA Warren, 1896.

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