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

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Genus:
Chrysocaleopsis van Eecke, 1920 . Zool. Meded. Leiden 5 : 113.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
ZYGAENOIDEA : ZYGAENIDAE : PROCRIDINAE

Type-species:
Lophosoma sarah Snellen, 1910. Tijdschr. Ent. 53: 282, pl.13, fig.3.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Type(s) SUMATRA: Padang uplands, Mt Talang, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1982) stated:-

L. sarah is a junior subjective synonym of Mydrothauma ada Butler, 1892, the type-species of Mydrothauma Butler, 1892.

See also: Mydrothauma Butler, 1892.

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