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

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Genus:
Xenospora Warren, 1903 . Novit. zool. 10 : 265.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Melanthia latifasciaria Leech, 1891. Entomologist : 53.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) JAPAN: Oiwake; Yokohama, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included CALOCALPE Hübner, 1825; EULYPE Hübner, 1825; EUTRIPHOSA Gumppenberg, 1887; HYDRIA Hübner, 1822; MELANIPPE Duponchel, 1829; RHEUMATOPTERA Gumppenberg, 1887; and XENOSPORA Warren, 1903 as junior synonyms of RHEUMAPTERA Hübner, 1822.

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