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

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Genus:
Dalima Moore, 1867 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1867 : 614.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Dalima apicata Moore, 1867. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. : 615, pl.32, fig.4.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Hampson , 1895. Fauna Br. India (Moths), 3: 237.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - male [INDIA]: Bengal, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included CALLADELPHIA Warren, 1894; HOLOLOMA Warren, 1893; HOMOEOCTENIA Warren, 1894; LEPTOSTICHIA Warren, 1893; METOXYDIA Butler, 1886; and PANISALA Moore, 1868 as junior synonyms of DALIMA Moore, 1868.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 21 species and 6 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus DALIMA.

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