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

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Genus:
Xenochroma Warren, 1902 . Novit. zool. 9 : 497.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Xenochroma candidata Warren, 1902. Novit. zool. 9: 498.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female GERMAN EAST AFRICA: Kilwa, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included CAMPSICERAS Warren, 1914 as a junior synonym of XENOCHROMA Warren, 1902.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 9 species in the genus XENOCHROMA.

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