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

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Genus:
Metasiopsis Prout, 1910 . Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 1910 : 219.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : STERRHINAE

Type-species:
Ptychopoda flexicosta Warren, 1900. Novit. zool. 7: 161.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) ARGENTINA: Entre Rios, Parana, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included METASIOPSIS Prout, 1910 as a junior synonym of LOBOCLETA Warren, 1906.

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