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

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Genus:
Dischidesia Wehrli, 1931 . Mitt. schweiz. ent. Ges. 15 : 53.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : ENNOMINAE

Type-species:
Pseudasthena cinerea Butler, 1880. Illust. typical spec. lepid. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 7: 108, pl.136, fig.13.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) [INDIA]: Kangra district, Dharmsala, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included SUBDISCHIDESIA Wehrli, 1951 as a junior synonym of DISCHIDESIA Wehtli, 1931.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 6 species in the genus DISCHIDESIA.

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