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

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Genus:
Chrysocestis Hübner, 1818 . Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1 : 32. [[1825] 1816, Verz. bekannter Schmett.: 307.]    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : URANIIDAE : EPIPLEMINAE

Type-species:
Chrysocestis concinnaria Hübner, 1818. Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: 32, pl.[35], figs 199, 200.

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Warren , 1894. Novit. zool. 1: 402.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Type(s) SURINAM: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

See also: Ceronaba Walker, 1866.

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