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

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Genus:
Discoloxia Warren, 1895 . Novit. zool. 2 : 105.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
GEOMETROIDEA : GEOMETRIDAE : LARENTIINAE

Type-species:
Cidaria obliquisigna Moore, 1888. In: Hewitson & Moore, Descr. new Ind. Lep. Coll. Atkinson : 278.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Type(s) INDIA: Darjeeling, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Parsons et al. (1999) included DISCOLOXIA Warren, 1895; and NOMENIA Pearsall, 1905 as junior synonyms of VENUSIA Curtis, 1839

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