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

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Genus:
Cartaletis Warren, 1894 . Novit. zool. 1 : 378.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : OENOCHROMINAE

Type-species:
Aletis libyssa Höpffer, 1858. Mber. K. preuss. Akad. Wiss. 1857: 422.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) MOZAMBIQUE: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included LEPTALETIS Warren, 1894 as a junior synonym of CARTALETIS Warren, 1894.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 9 species and 7 subspecies (inc. nominates) in the genus CARTALETIS.

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