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

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Genus:
Galactochlora Warren, 1907 . Novit. zool. 14 : 133.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Galactochlora nivestrota Warren, 1907. Novit. zool. 14: 133.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - male NEW GUINEA [PAPUA NEW GUINEA]: Upper Mambari River, Biagi, 5000 ft, (BMNH, London).. Fletcher (1979) cited "NEW GUINEA: [Papua New Guinea], Upper Mambare River, Biagi" as the type data

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included ANISOGAMIA Warren, 1896; ANISOZYGA Prout, 1911; CHLOROMACHIA Warren, 1897; CHLOROSTROTA Warren, 1897; FELICIA Thierry-Mieg, 1915; GALACTOCHLORA Warren, 1907; LOPHOMACHIA Prout, 1912; OCHROGNESIA Warren, 1894; and OSTEOSEMA Warren, 1894 as a junior synonyms of EUCYCLODES Warren, 1894.

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