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

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Genus:
Chloroplintha Warren, 1897 . Novit. zool. 4 : 69.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Chloroplintha velutina Warren, 1897. Novit. zool. 4: 69.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) SULAWESI (CELEBES): south, Bonthain, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included AETHEOLEPIS Warren, 1896; CHLOROPLINTHA Warren, 1897; DYSERGA Petersen, 1909; GYMNOPERA Warren, 1896; OLIGOCLYSTIA Bastelberger, 1911; SESQUIPTERA Warren, 1896; and SIMOTRICHA Warren, 1897 as junior synonyms of CHLOROCLYSTIS Hübner, 1825.

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