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

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Genus:
Cusuma Moore, 1879 . Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1879 : 415.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : GEOMETRINAE

Type-species:
Euschema vilis Walker, 1854. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 408.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by subsequent designation by Prout , 1912. Genera Insect. 129: 56.    [BHLBHL]

Type specimens:
Holotype CEYLON [SRI LANKA]: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included 2 species in the genus CUSUMA.

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