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

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Genus:
Cosmogonia Warren, 1897 . Novit. zool. 4 : 210.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Thalerura decorata Warren, 1896. Novit. zool. 3: 369.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) [AUSTRALIA]: Queensland, south of Cooktown, Cedar Bay, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included only 1 species in the genus COSMOGONIA.

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