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

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Genus:
Xenortholitha Inoué, 1944 . Trans. Kansai ent. Soc. 14(1) : 64.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Cidaria propinguata Kollar, 1844. In: Hügel, Kaschmir und das Reich der Siek 4: 488.

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [INDIA]: Himal[ayas], Massuri [Mussooree], (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 8 species and 7 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus XENORTHOLITHA.

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