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

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Genus:
Clepsimelea Warren, 1897 . Novit. zool. 4 : 261.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Clepsimelea phryganeoides Warren, 1897. Novit. zool. 4: 262, pl.5, fig.22.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntypes - 4 males, 4 females BRITISH NEW GUINEA: Moroka, 3500 feet, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species and 2 subspecies (inc. nominate) in the genus CLEPSIMELEA.

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