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

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Genus:
Disclisioprocta Wallengren, 1861 . K. Svenska Fregatten Eugenies Resa 2(Zool.) (1, Insecta) : 378.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Gnophos fuscovariata Wallengren, 1860. Wien. ent. Monatschr. 4: 176.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
Syntype(s) - male BRASILIA [BRAZIL]: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher (1979) stated:-

The type-species was again described as a new species in the combination Disclisioprocta fuscovariata Wallengren, 1861, ibidem 2 (Zool.) (1, Insecta): 379, pl.7, fig.6. Disclisioprocta was established in the Boarmidae (now Ennominae), but was transferred to the Larentiinae by Prout on the advice of Aurivillius (Aurivillius to Prout in litt., 12 February 1922).

Parsons et al. (1999) included CAMPTOLINA Schaus, 1940 as a junior synonym of DISCLISIOPROCTA Wallengren, 1861.

Parsons et al. (1999) included 3 species in the genus DISCLISIOPROCTA.

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