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

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Genus:
Chrysolene Warren, 1897 . Novit. zool. 4 : 49.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : STERRHINAE

Type-species:
Hyria deviaria Walker, 1861. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 664.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - male HINDOSTAN [INDIA]: ? Locality, (OUM, Oxford)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included CRYSOCRASPEDA Hampson, 1895; CHRYSOLENE Warren, 1897; HETEROCTENIS Meyrick, 1897; and PTOCHOPHYLE Warren, 1896 as junior synonyms of CHRYSOCRASPEDA Swinhoe, 1893.

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